Telling the story of impact commitment

We believe our role is to help researchers tell their story in a more meaningful way which is why we have created the Real Impact Showcase Book. Read the inspirational stories of our Real Impact Award 2018 winners and highly commended entries and the commitment they have to creating real change in the real world.

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Are you, your team or your institution a changemaker in the impact debate? Do you place real impact at the top of your agenda? If so, we’d love to hear from you. Submit your story and enter our inaugural Real Impact Awards.

Impact Case Studies

- Read our impact case studies to discover real impact success

Real Impact is applying new teaching approaches to promote sustainability

Action on the Sustainable Development Goals could be boosted by combining transformative learning and management approaches to sustainability issues. Researchers at the University of Torino, Italy, demonstrated that students taught in this learning environment developed skills in leadership, design and business modelling that helped them take decisions and create actions on sustainability problems.

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Real impact is engaging communities in urban development

Through their InstaBooth project, Dr Mirko Guaralda and colleagues from Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, have given communities around the world an interactive platform to shape the development of their cities.

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Real impact is empowering people to reject plastic bottles

Associate Professor Beth Choate and Assistant Professor Brittany Davis – from the Environmental Science & Sustainability department at Allegheny College – along with 20 second-year majors, have led a project to reduce bottled water usage on their campus. The Problem Humankind’s continuous reliance on bottled water over the past 30 years has become a major

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