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Fun in the sun: low carbon vacations Webinar - 29 April 2021

Recording of the low carbon vacations webinar that took place on 29 April 2021, with Anna Hughes (FlightFree UK), Rebecca Petford (EAUC-Scotland) and Alex Luetchford (University of Edinburgh).

From  Sion Pickering on April 29th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Visions for Change: Can nature fix the climate crisis?

This event will explore the role of nature-based solutions in mitigating the climate crisis. The climate crisis is no longer a distant threat but rather a global concern that is more imminent than…

From  Lauren Mcleron on April 27th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Bite Back Better - Plant-based cook-along

Do you have an appetite to tackle climate action? Are you hungry to reduce the carbon footprint on your plate? Got a craving for more plant-based options in your diet? Come celebrate Earth Day 2021…

From  Lauren Mcleron on April 22nd, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Sustainability Awards Celebration 2021

It’s no surprise that the Annual Sustainability Awards Celebration looks a little different this year. The event will incorporate a range of elements such as music, poetry, videos and live…

From  Lauren Mcleron on April 14th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Lab Plastic Waste lunch and learn

Recording of a 'lunch and learn' session on lab plastic waste reduction pilots. Hosted by Andrew Arnott from SRS, with speakers Amy Pickering and Ella Thornton.

From  Andrew Arnott on March 31st, 2021 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Lab Sustainability Webinar March 2021

Recording of the SRS Lab Sustainability webinar held on Friday 5th March 2021

From  Andrew Arnott on March 9th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Visions for Change: Should public health be integrated into climate change policy?

This event addresses public health's role in climate change action and policy development at COP26.

From  Lauren Mcleron on February 17th, 2021 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Crash course in communicating sustainability

Effective communication is an essential part of making sustainable change, yet it's often something individuals and organisations get wrong.In this session, you'll learn:the basics of…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson on February 10th, 2021 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Prof Arjen Wals: T Learning in Times of Transition towards a Sustainable World

T Learning in Times of Transition Towards a Sustainable World Prof. Arjen Wals Keynote at LfS Scotland AGM 12 January 2021

From  Betsy King on January 27th, 2021 0 likes 73 plays 0  

The student experience: Maldives 2019, MSc Marine Systems and Policies

Our students captured their experience of travelling to the Maldives in 2019 to assess the complex interactions between the biology of coral ecosystems, the sustainable use of them, and how resilient…

From  Nikki Kay on December 11th, 2020 0 likes 51 plays 0  

Student's guide to greenwashing in the fashion industry

Event Description: Now more than ever, sustainability, the climate crisis and social justice are at the forefront of the international dialogue. As we enter into a period where meaningful engagement…

From  Lauren Mcleron on December 7th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Lab Sustainability Webinar November 2020

Lab Sustainability webinar recording from November 2020. 75 minutes long.

From  Andrew Arnott on December 1st, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Build Back Better Energy Nov 20

Build Back Better: EnergyThere has been a massive shift in the way we use our energy. Covid-19 temporarily emptied our city centres, halted manufacturing, and suspended travel, sending shockwaves…

From  Aisling O'Reilly on November 30th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Roundtable of Sustainable Academic Travel: Mapping Travel Policies in FHE - November 2020

Recording of webinar held by the Roundtable of Sustainable Academic Travel (https://businesstravelroundtable.ac/) with colleagues from ETH Zurich Air Travel project (Switzerland), the University of…

From  Sion Pickering on November 25th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Visions for Change: Inclusivity and representation in the environmental movement; are we doing enough?

This event will address inclusion and representation in the environmental movement.The climate crisis is arguably the most important issue of our time; how we respond to it will define a generation.…

From  Lauren Mcleron on November 19th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Welcome event 2020: Sustainability at Edinburgh

Join the Department for Social Responsibility and Sustainability for a digital welcome event that will highlight opportunities for social collaboration in a physically distanced climate. We will be…

From  Lauren Mcleron on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0