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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 13 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 2 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 3 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 3 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 0 plays 0  

Visions for Change: is climate change a social justice issue?

Join us in exploring the intersection between social justice and climate change.The effects of climate change disproportionately impact the most vulnerable communities, deepening existing social…

From  Lauren Mcleron on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Student's guide to ethical eats

Event Description: Did you know that the types of food on your plate have a significant impact on your carbon footprint? But, what does that really mean? Do we need to all become vegans to save the…

From  Lauren Mcleron on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Creating a sustainable future

More organisations and governments are working towards sustainability and social responsibility, including the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Be a part of this change with one of our…

From  Nikki Kay on September 16th, 2020 0 likes 334 plays 0  

Hear from our students: MSc Marine Systems and Policies

Carmela shares her experiences studying the MSc Marine Systems & Policies

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 86 plays 0  

Food security - a critical issue worldwide

A growing population and an earth with finite resources is resulting in unique challenges for humanity. Our students come from different backgrounds from around the world who seek to understand how…

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 218 plays 0  

Hear from our students: MSc Environmental Sustainability

Samara shares her experiences studying the MSc Environmental Sustainability

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 232 plays 0  

Hear from our students: MSc Environmental Protection and Management

Matt shares his experiences studying the MSc Environmental Protection & Management

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 146 plays 0  

Hear from our students: MSc Environment, Culture and Society

Andrew shares his experiences studying the MSc Environment, Culture and Society

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 216 plays 0  

Hear from our students: MSc Environment and Development

Paulina shares her experiences studying the MSc Environment and Development.

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 213 plays 0  

July 2020 lab sust recording

Lab Sustainability Webinar recording from 23rd July 2020 - done on Blackboard Collaborate

From  Andrew Arnott on July 23rd, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Learning for Sustainability Scotland: Exploring relevance and approaches in Learning for Sustainability in times of crisis and calm 03 June 2020

Over the past few months people around the world have risen to the challenge of responding to global challenges manifesting at local levels. On 3rd June 2020 more than 70 LfS Scotland members from…

From  Kirsten Leask on June 9th, 2020 0 likes 44 plays 0