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Day 100: Implementing Sustainability Projects

SIPS is a formalised programme at the University of Tasmania in Australia for engaging multiple parts of the university in moving the school as a whole forward in…

Day 99: Divesting

The York University Advisory Committee on Responsible Investment believes that the integration of environmental, social and corporate governance considerations into investment management processes and ownership practices is wise…

Day 98: Parity

The University of Leicester is engaged in the HeForShe Impact 10x10x10 cohort, a group that convenes ten heads of state, ten global CEOs and ten University Presidents to…

Day 97: Green Fleet

James Cook University’s (JCU) innovative Green Bike Fleet programme gives new love to abandoned or unwanted bike. The programme has restored over 400 second hand bikes and sells…

Day 96: Innovation for Global Good

Thunderbird for Good, part of the Thunderbird School of Global Management started in 2004 with an idea to provide learning opportunities for Afghan businesswomen. Today they educate students…

Day 95: Carbon Innovation Programme

The University of Oxford has developed a Living Lab to support the University’s transition towards a sustainable, resilient and low-carbon campus, facilitate world-class research, guide and improve practice,…

Day 94: Mindfulness and Courage

ISTUD Business School in Italy offers series of courses that aim to cultivate mindfulness and courage at the executive and senior management level. The courses aim to leverage…

Day 93: Sustainable Campus

The University of Copenhagen in Denmark has set out ambitious targets for sustainability designed to make it one of the world’s most sustainable universities. The strategy involves a…

Day 92: Sustainability Week

Sustainability Week is the largest student run sustainability programme in Switzerland. Now in its fourth year, it is organised by over 60 students from 5 universities with over…

Day 91: Innovation Campus

The GIANT campus includes 250 hectares of research, technology research, companies and higher educational institutions such as Grenoble Ecole de Management in France. The campus includes 2 national…

Day 90: Students Swap Stuff

The Students Swap Stuff project at KU Leuven, supported by the Brussels environmental agency, aims to counteract overconsumption and waste from students who often buy cheap essentials when…

Day 89: Renewable Energy Incubator

The Renewable Energy Incubator at The Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business in Trinidad & Tobago is the first of its kind in the region. It is…

Day 88: Glocal

The University of Stellenbosch in South Africa introduced Glocal Classrooms in order to lower opportunity costs for students and enable broader access to university and in particular post-graduate…

Day 87: Multi-Disciplinary Solutions

Stockholm School of Economics in Sweden has a number of multi-disciplinary researchers working together to generate concrete solutions and processes that will contribute directly to sustainable economic development….

Day 86: Impact and Immersion

Kaospilot is a hybrid business and design school based in Aarhus, Denmark. The school has created a program focused on fostering enterprising leaders, change makers, creators and responsible…

Day 85: Financing for Development

Universidad del Pacifico in Peru is one of a number of business schools around the world collaborating with the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) in…

Day 84: New Business Models

In 2014, Toulouse Business School in France put in place a new position for a faculty responsible for “New Business Models” with a focus on sustainable development. The…

Day 83: Eating Local

Washington University in St. Louis has committed to purchase and support local and seasonal products in all food categories. Approximately 17 percent of the Dining Services food is…

Day 82: The Corp

The Corp is the largest entirely student-run non-profit organization at any university in the world, at Georgetown University in the USA, serving students since 1972. It is made…

Day 81: Training the Media

Lagos Business School, Gordon Institute of Business Science and Rhodes University have all partnered with the Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa (BMIA) .The six-month certificate program is offered to journalists and…