• Submitted by: Higher Education Sustainability Initiative (HESI)
  • Primary SD area: Education
  • Keywords: education
  • Location: Melbourne ? Australia
  • Date of completion: 1 Jan 2000
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Deliverables & Resources
Higher Education Sustainability Initiative-La Trobe University

Organization(s) making commitment

La Trobe University

Achievement of Commitment

--Recognising that sustainability encompasses economic, social and environmental dimensions.
--Integrating sustainability across all operations, curriculum and research.
--Embedding sustainability in the culture and practices of the University through the broadest engagement with staff, students, employers and partners in the community and in government.
--Becoming known as the leading sustainable university in Australia and a leader internationally.

How this will be achieved

The 2011 Sustainability Report, Creating Futures, which reports on progress and outlines new actions, is due to be released in April 2012. The University has recently undertaken the Greener Government Building Program, the objective of the program is to reduce energy consumption and Green House Gas (GHG) emissions of buildings on all campuses, while engaging the students and staff through real time learning from the program.

Deliverable Date
Annual Sustainabiliy Reports 2012

Resources devoted to delivery
Type Details
Staff / Technical expertise HEI sustainability staff, students, and teachers
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