Declaring a Climate Emergency in 2019 reconfirmed our commitment to become a carbon-neutral campus. Staff and students are key to meeting our 2030 target and our Engagement & Behaviour Change Strategy sets out how we ensure that everyone joins us on the journey to sustainability.
Since January 2020, we’ve been working side by side with staff and students to develop tailored Climate Action Plans for every faculty and department. These bespoke plans help the Sustainability Department to oversee the delivery of the environmental policy, while empowering our people to effect real change within their areas of the University.
We run many sustainability events throughout the year. Our events in the 2021/22 academic year so far include: