Universities have a unique position to contribute to the challenges of sustainability, through learning, teaching, research, campus sustainable practices, community links and curriculum innovation. They should also be aiming to prepare students to contribute to an environmentally healthy, socially just and economically sustainable society. To learn more about our model for turning the University of Crete into a sustainable University, read the article accessible here.

The RUCAS Sustainable Universities Network with its portal, accessible at http://rucas.edc.uoc.gr/, provides guidelines and resources for turning higher education institutions into sustainable universities.