Cambridge initiatives, projects and research that were made possible by a philanthropic donation.

Endangered Landscapes Programme receives £26m funding boost for ecosystem restoration research

11 Feb 2021

The Programme has been awarded a second phase of funding from Arcadia, a charitable fund of Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin, to restore more...

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New research facility for neurodegenerative disorders opened in Cambridge

21 Sep 2018

The Chemistry of Health building, a new facility dedicated to the use of chemical techniques to combat disease, in particular neurodegenerative...

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New home for Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology officially opened

24 Apr 2018

A new home for the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology on the University’s West Cambridge site was formally opened today by the...

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New Cambridge institute to tackle policy challenges in our age of disruption

16 Apr 2018

The Bennett Institute for Public Policy will address emerging global patterns of inequality and social unrest by offering a unique combination of...

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Unique science for health policy think-tank joins University of Cambridge

29 Mar 2018

A leading multidisciplinary think tank, the PHG Foundation, will become part of the University of Cambridge from 1 April this year, with a focus on...

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