RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise and one of Australia’s original tertiary institutions. The University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education and outcome-oriented research.
RMIT Europe is the European presence of RMIT University. RMIT Europe’s mission is to translate this presence into a global reputation for RMIT. The focus for RMIT Europe is on delivering research impact and enhancing global experiences for students.
UN-Habitat – City Resilience Profiling Programme
The City Resilience Profiling Programme (CRPP) focuses on providing national and local governments with tools for measuring and increasing resilience to multi-hazard impacts, including those associated with climate change.
Global Compact Cities Programme
The Global Compact Cities Programme (or Cities Programme) is the urban component of the United Nations Global Compact; the world’s largest corporate responsibility initiative. The United Nations Global Compact recognises that cities, in particular, have the potential to make enormous strides in creating sustainable societies – where economic, ecological, political and cultural issues are integrated and advanced.
Agile Ageing™ Alliance
The Agile Ageing™ Alliance focuses on the creative interface between healthcare, technology, learning and social engagement as a means of empowering older adults.
Neighbourhoods of the Future
A pan European roadshow led by the European Commission that takes a fresh look at innovating smarter new build and retro-fit home and urban environments, with a view to empowering an ageing population to live healthier, more meaningful, connected lives with dignity and autonomy. Events such as the Ethical Cities: Urban Leaders Forum will inform the development of a European Reference Framework for age-friendly housing.