A strategic commitment to sustainability at all levels within a university or college is a fundamental prerequisite to an institution's overall success. All research that examines the implementation of sustainability bears the same conclusion: the commitment of the leaders within the organisation is critical, as is encouraging and supporting staff at all levels to be leaders!
A list of sustainability and community engagement funding sources available in Scotland to colleges, universities and students' unions/associations.
November 2022 was the seventh year for Scottish colleges and universities to submit their Public Bodies Climate Change Duties (PBCCD) reports as named 'major players'...
SDG Accord Report 2023 - Case Studies
SDG Accord Report 2022: Progress towards the Global Goals in the University and College sector
SDG Accord Report 2022 - Case Studies
Graduates responsible for a sustainable future
Challenges Online - developing employability by solving wicked problems
University of Gloucestershire
University of Cambridge
Sustainability Plan 2.1 - 4 years of comprehensive whole institution sustainability engagement
Net Zero 2035: Towards a climate positive future in partnership with our students
Instituting change - embedding sustainability at an 800 year old organisation!
Social and civic responsibility: Addressing the climate crisis and supporting society
Sustainability Institution of the Year
“The earth [is lent to us] for our life; it is a great entail” Ruskin
Tending the conditions for climate action to flourish
Environment and Climate Emergency Roadmap to net zero and beyond
Following the science to go beyond net zero
Launch of the second annual SDG report; ‘Progress towards the Global Goals in the University and College sector'.
The University of Edinburgh - Positive Futures: Addressing the climate crisis through a whole institution approach
Climate Action at Newcastle University: Our roadmap to change
Bridgend College - The ‘spider’s web’ - an extraordinary vision for zero emissions
We recognise that as an SDG Accord signatory, institutions have great stories to tell on how SDGs are being integrated within their community. As part of the institutional SDG...
Universities Facing Climate Change and Sustainability
2021 Sustainability Institution of the Year - Universidad Tecmilenio - Mexico
2021 Sustainability Institution of the Year - Unicaf University - Cyprus, Malawi, Zambia and Uganda
2021 Sustainability Institution of the Year - Polytech Montpellier - France
2021 Sustainability Institution of the Year - King Faisal University - Saudi Arabia
2021 Sustainability Institution of the Year - Higher Colleges of Technology - United Arab Emirates
2021 Sustainability Institution of the Year - De La Salle University-Dasmariñas - Philippines
The Pedagogy of Transition: Educating for the Future We Want
The case for clean air zones
Environmental sustainability of learning and teaching - Learning & Teaching Paper #14
STAGES on the road to COP26: Sustainability wrap-up
University of Cambridge's 2019–20 Environmental Sustainability Report
Climate & Ecological Crisis Action Plan (CECAP) - Bournemouth University
UNESCO launches Roadmap for next ten years of Education for Sustainable Development in every region
Beyond business as usual: Higher education in the era of climate change
City, University of London - UN Global Goals for Sustainable Development Report 2020
Next Generation Sustainability, Strategy and Structure
Sustainability Leadership Scorecard (SLS) Annual Report 2020
AASHE recently released the 2020 Sustainable Campus Index, a publication that recognizes top-performing colleges and universities in 17 sustainability impact areas and overall...
Essentials of Collaboration - Caplor Horizons
Essentials of Strategy - Caplor Horizons
The Change Maker's Guide to New Horizons: organising differently for a sustainable future in a Covid-19 world
UWS delivering sustainability
The Art of Sustainability - Strategy, resilience and creativity
Creating change through collaboration
D&G - A green region
The University of Worcester
University of the West of England
Creating a Sustainable World through making
In the Webinar we were joined by the Duncan Ross, CDO of Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings, he gives us an overview of the Methodology for this year's...
Collaborating on a Net Zero pathway
Change Possible: Action for a zero carbon UCL by 2030
A whole university approach to carbon reduction
Road to Zero at Aston University
The Sustain Supply Chain Code of Conduct has been collaboratively developed and reviewed by the Sustain Project, members including APUC, LUPC, HEPA, EAUC, various HE/FE...
An inclusive curriculum aims to improve the experience, skills and attainment of all students, including those in protected characteristic groups, by ensuring that...
Carbon Offset Strategy - University of Tasmania
Following on from last year's successful Cup of tea and an SDG series, timed to celebrate Global Goals Week, this year we once again brought you some brilliant SDG...
Green Gown Awards 2019 - University of Winchester - Finalist
Green Gown Awards 2019 - Nottingham Trent University - Finalist
Green Gown Awards 2019 - Aston University - Finalist
Green Gown Awards 2019 - University of Worcester - Finalist
Green Gown Awards 2019 - University of the West of England - Finalist
Green Gown Awards 2019 - University of Gloucestershire - Finalist
Green Gown Awards - The University of Manchester - Total Reporting
Green Gown Awards 2019 - The University of Edinburgh - Finalist
Green Gown Awards 2019 - London School of Economics & Political Science - Finalist
Green Gown Awards 2019 - King’s College London - Finalist
Green Gown Awards 2019 - Keele University - Finalist
Green Gown Awards 2019 - Aston University - Finalist
Green starts: A long term sustainability intern initiative
Passport to Sport
Intergenerational physical activity projects in Care Homes
CL4Ss action for climate change
Small but mighty - University of Worcester punches above its weight
System change not snake oil - the university with real ‘value for many’
To sustainable Aston and beyond!
Reaching further in LiFE: Making personal finance accessible
A thoroughly acclaimed plenary session featured Dr Alison Green, National Director at Scientists Warning and Academic Lead of Extinction Rebellion, who was joined by Maeve...
Showcasing the highlights of the first annual report of the Sustainability Leadership Scorecard so you can see where the sector is achieving and where the sector needs to up its...
Delegates had the opportunity to dive a bit deeper into the Governance Guide and Business Case Guide and also hear what this year’s Sustainability Institution of the Year,...
EAUC and the Higher Education Business Continuity Network (HEBCoN) have been working with a group of Members over the last year, with the support of AECOM, to develop a guide...
This session looked at how your institution could set carbon targets that align with the Paris Agreement and support a declaration of a climate emergency.
This session looked at how you can ensure you are as effective as possible in getting your message across, how to build your influence and go about persuading senior management.
Sustainability: our sector’s current best chance of responding to the urgent demands of climate science – new report A cross-sector partnership advocating for a...
Sustainability Governance at Higher Education Institutions
Disaster risk has no borders. Indirect losses from extreme weather events can cripple national economies, kill small businesses, shut down factories and take away jobs....
International Climate Change Information and Research Programme
In May 2019 EAUC-Scotland published a Research Report looking at how to Align Operational Reporting Boundaries in the Further & Higher Education Sector Greenhouse Gas...
Delivering Positive Impact for Society – The University of Edinburgh The launch of the University of Edinburgh’s Strategic Plan in 2016, signaled its intention to...
ISA 14001 program and Green Grown Campus : 8th year ISO14001 certification and v-2015 update for ISA Lille Green Grown Campus: all together, students, staff and stakeholders...
Ready for Life and Work – an evolution of sustainability at RMIT 2017 marked the 130-year anniversary of the founding of RMIT University, this provided a great...
EAFIT campus: A park in the city transforming our learning and working environment The “University Park” project emerged in EAFIT in 2004 as part of the master...