Social Responsibility and Sustainability

News

The latest news about Social Responsibility and Sustainability from across the University.

Launch of the Sustainability Awards 2016

Sustainability awards main section image three logos
Today marks the launch of The University of Edinburgh’s Sustainability Awards, a nationally-accredited scheme that recognises efforts by staff and students to make a difference and contribute towards the University becoming more socially responsible and sustainable.

Social Responsibility and Sustainability Report forthcoming

Find out how the University's commitment to social responsibility and sustainability progressed in 2015.

COP21 debrief: what did our staff and academics think?

Find out what University of Edinburgh staff members and academics interested in climate change thought of COP21.

Office open as usual during building works

Find out how to access our office during 2016.

Fairtrade Fortnight: get involved!

29th February - 13th March 2016 Fairtrade Fortnight logo with a selection of University fairly traded products
Be part of Fairtrade Fortnight 2016, and organise your own event!

Sustainability Awards update: Apply now for the Special Awards

The Sustainability Awards offer an opportunity for staff and students to make a difference and contribute towards our University becoming more socially responsible and sustainable.

Student Project Grant: 7 projects funded

We are delighted to announce the 7 winners of the Student Project Grant 2015.

University wins prestigious EAUC Green Gown Award for sustainable laboratories

The Department for Social Responsibility and Sustainability are pleased to announce that the University has won an award at the EAUC Green Gown Awards ceremony in the category ‘Facilities and Services’ for their project ‘Sustainable Laboratories – sharing best practice through peer learning’.