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Environment and Sustainability free short online courses - 2022

Discover our wide suite of free environment and sustainability-related online courses, including "Learning for a Sustainable Future: Live at #COP27" and "Climate Solutions:…

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STEM and LfS course navigation

This video will show you how to navigate around the course on Teams.

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Decarbonising Computing Science: Making Sustainability a key component of our curriculum

This event took place on 10th October 2022. Professor Wim Vanderbauwhede (University of Glasgow) Abstract Professor Wim Vanderbauwhede discusses the context of the climate emergency, the need for…

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Sustainability story 2 - Zarina Ahmad (week 5)

Zarina Ahmad, climate change communicator and PhD researcher at the University of Manchester, discusses her work and contribution to tackling the climate crisis. Here, she is speaking in 2021 and…

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Sustainability Story 6 - Henry Ibitolu (Week 2)

Henry Ibitolu, COP27 student delegate at the University of Edinburgh, talks about his passion for energy-efficient buildings and cities.

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Sustainability Story 6 - Henry Ibitolu (Week 5)

Henry Ibitolu, COP27 student delegate at the University of Edinburgh, talks about his work to create SustyClimate Hub, connecting young people to make an impact on climate change, and earthen…

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Sustainability story 5 - Sian Henley (Week 5)

Dr Sian Henley, Lecturer in Marine Science at the University of Edinburgh, discusses her work and influence in relation to COP26 in Glasgow (2021) and COP27 in Egypt (2022).

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Sustainability story 4 - Jennifer Ba (week 5)

Jennifer Ba, Youth Development Officer for ScoreScotland, discusses the importance of young people in the fight against climate change.

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Sustainability story 4 - Jennifer Ba (week 2)

Jennifer Ba, Youth Development Officer for ScoreScotland, discusses key sustainability issues such as lack of awareness and climate injustice.

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Sustainability story 1 - Jack Reed (Week 5)

Jack Reed, PhD student at the University of Edinburgh, discusses his commitment to reducing carbon emissions within the city of Edinburgh and across the UK through sustainable travel. Here, he is…

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Student message to educators: sustainability in the curriculum

University of Edinburgh students Sofia Velazquez Pimentel and Hanqi Feng interview fellow students about how they are taught sustainability in their programmes and what they want to see. Catrin…

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Social Responsibility and Sustainability at the University of Edinburgh

The University’s efforts to fight the climate crisis have been recognised with an international award. The International Sustainable Campus Network named the University the winner of its…

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Looking Back on COP26: Sustainable Biotechnology with Professor Louise Horsfall

In this episode of our COP26 series, Chris (@donohohoho) talks to Prof. Louise Horsfall (@lehorsfall), Chair of Sustainable Biotechnology at the University of Edinburgh, about her experience…

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Sustainability Awards 2022 – A Cappella Society performance

Eloise from the University of Edinburgh's A Cappella Society introduces two songs for the 2022 Sustainability Awards Celebration, this year being celebrated on social media. The two songs they…

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Student's Guide to Climate Action

This event features youth activists, speakers and panellists who are leading the global push to tackle the climate emergency, and provide insights on how young people can take action regardless of…

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Dave Gorman: a 2022 update from Social Responsibility and Sustainability

Get involved Take action: Staff Take actions: Students Definitions Carbon: The term "carbon" is often used as a shorthand expression to refer to either CO2 (carbon dioxide) or to…

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