Social Responsibility and Sustainability

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Social responsibility and sustainability news from 2021.

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10 ways the University became more socially responsible and sustainable in 2019-20

Easter Bush Solar Farm
From installing a solar farm to investing in 41 community projects, the University did some amazing things in 2019-20 to become more socially responsible and sustainable.

Win a £75 voucher this Fairtrade Fortnight!

Fairtrade Fortnight 2021
Celebrate Fairtrade Fortnight by entering our two competitions. Share how you're supporting Fairtrade on social media for the chance to win a £25 or £50 One World Shop voucher. Enter our crafting, making and baking blog post competition for the chance to win a £75 voucher.

Our pledge of more veg with Peas Please

Peas Please logo: Making a pledge for more veg
The University of Edinburgh is increasing the amount of vegetables it serves to encourage students and staff to eat an extra portion per day.