Sustainable leadership

Cultivate sustainable leadership by participating in impactful programmes to make change in your own life, inspire positive change in others, and influence the University as a whole.

Sustainability Awards

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

Sustainability Champions

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Join a network of staff and students making the University of Edinburgh more sustainable. We will help you develop the skills you need to lead positive change in your area of study, residence or work.

Sustainability Framework

Biological Sciences  Glasshouses provide plant growth facilities. [Paul Dodds]
The University’s Sustainability Framework is a best practice guide and engagement tool to help embed sustainability in all areas and levels of the University.

Personal and professional development

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Discover your pathway to learning about social responsibility and sustainability, from the basics in Introduction to Sustainability, through to specific training like lab and modern slavery, onto advanced topics such as Carbon Literacy Training.

Staff Project Grant

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Do you have an exciting and innovative idea to promote sustainability at the University? Big or small, if you think your idea could make a difference, our Department is offering grants of up to £500 to help make it a reality.