The University plays an active role in the promotion of ESDGC in Wales. For example, academic staff are representatives on the Higher Education Future Generations Group in Wales and on the Wales Regional Centre of Expertise in the Global RCE Network co-ordinated from the United Nations University in Japan.
With nearly 30 years of academic experience in horticulture, wildlife and plant biology, Professor David Skydmore holds the Chair of Rural Policy at Wrexham Glyndŵr University in the School of Social and Life Sciences.
Colin is part of has delivered housing strategy across North Wales and down to the South Wales Valleys and he has spoken on issues ranging from anti-social behaviour to tackling issues relating to the sustainable use of recourses at national and international events.
David spent 10 years working in Engineering (contracting and consulting) projects such as power stations, road construction, sea defences, public health (fresh water), topographic surveying, structural engineering.