UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources


Vision and principles

Our vision

Our vision is a world of globally sustainable resource use.

Our mission

Our mission is to generate knowledge in the globally sustainable use of natural resources and train the future leaders in the field.

Our values

Through our work, we seek to:

  • promote excellence, rigour and impartiality in our activities
  • address intellectually challenging problems with creativity and innovation
  • make a difference to society through the results of our work and the way they’re disseminated
  • be diverse and open in our approach and composition

The UCL Institute for Susainable Resources supports all 4 of the UCL Grand Challenges:

  • human wellbeing
  • intercultural interaction
  • sustainable cities
  • global health

Find out more about our grand challenges.