This live awards ceremony celebrates 11 outstanding winners advancing sustainability through projects, initiatives and research by students, faculty and staff at higher education institutions. This year’s winners span in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Spain, Portugal and Australia.
Reducing/eliminating the use of hydrofluorocarbons has been identified as one of the top strategies for climate action. However, until now, clear guidance wasn’t available for purchasers seeking to procure equipment with climate friendly refrigerants. That’s why the SPLC, in partnership with the Institute for Governance and Sustainable Development, convened an Action Team to develop guidance […]
Expected to draw thousands of participants, the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education’s (AASHE’s) Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education, happening Oct. 20 – 22 virtually, is the largest stage to exchange effective models, policies, research, collaborations and transformative actions that advance sustainability in higher education and surrounding communities.
This webinar will cover Harvard’s experience creating Sustainable Healthful food standards – lessons learned, replicable models, and key partnerships.
The California Higher Education Sustainability Conference (CHESC), hosted by the University of California, Santa Barbara, is offering our first virtual conference this summer with live interactions as well as on demand sessions available for a year post event, networking activities, an awards ceremony, a full virtual exhibit hall and poster show, and entertainment to bring […]
The second annual Atlantic Coast Conference Sports Sustainability Conference will serve as an opportunity to unite and leverage its strengths to showcase the collective impacts, learn from peers and create a national platform to magnify winning traditions. At the inaugural ACC Sports Sustainability Conference, more than 50 people attended representing 11 ACC universities. Attendees participated in […]
The international Sustainable Consumption Research and Action Initiative (SCORAI) and Northeastern University are organizers of the 4th International SCORAI conference, themed Sustainable Consumption & Social Justice in an Urbanizing World. This conference provides an opportunity to highlight cutting-edge research and innovative initiatives from different parts of the world, to expand linkages between knowledge and action, […]
The 2020 Better Buildings, Better Plants Summit is four days of interactive sessions across six tracks with fellow industry stakeholders and experts, as well as special events, workshops, and peer networking opportunities. Topics that will be covered include resilience, technologies and manufacturing, renewable energy and zero waste, communication, financing, and project planning.
UNESCO is kicking off its new framework: ‘Education for Sustainable Development: Towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals’ – ESD for 2030 and its roadmap for implementation during the UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development in Berlin, Germany. Hundreds of participants from around the world will gather for the occasion: policy-makers working in education and sustainable […]
This webinar will provide an overview of the circular economy and sustainable procurement in higher education with real world examples from many campus areas