Monthly Archives: November 2014

152 responses to the survey – analysis begins

Our Nordic survey on sustainability in HEIs was finally open for 6 weeks, and we succeeded to gather 152 responses! Our warmest thank you for all who contributed to the survey and its distribution. Without your efforts we wouldn’t have … Continue reading

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Quo vadis, Campus Real Estate?

How can we unite and coordinate environmental efforts in Norwegian universities’ real estate departments? Text: Torbjørn Bjønness, environmental advisor in the University of Oslo Campus: green or greedy? Most campuses are not as green as they appear. They consume vast … Continue reading

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NSCN becomes NUAS Sustainability

Nordic Sustainable Campus Network, NSCN, has joined NUAS as a new group, NUAS Sustainability. NUAS, Det nordiska universitetsadministratörssamarbetet, dates from 1976 and connects 60 Nordic universities. Respectively, NSCN was established in 2012 and covers now 39 higher education institutes in … Continue reading

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Rio+20 project presented in a Nordic web magazine!

The Nordic Council of Ministers has established a new web magazine, Green Growth the Nordic Way, http://www.nordicway.org. In the latest issue, the magazine published an article on our Rio+20 project: “A large-scale benchmarking exercise is under way to measure the … Continue reading

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Final stretch of the survey

We have achieved over a 100 responses – warmest thanks to everyone participated so far! However, the survey-time is about to end after this week – that is, the 15 November 2014. You still have time to participate! Ask here … Continue reading

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Survey: status report after 3,5 weeks

The survey on sustainability in the Nordic HEIs has gathered almost 70 responses – can we make it to a 100? 100 is actually only 20 responses per country, not that much? See below how many you are lacking from … Continue reading

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Rio+20-Project workshop in Copenhagen: the outcome

The first project workshop was arranged as a part of Making Universities Sustainable Conference in Copenhagen 23.10.2014. The workshop gathered 24 conference attendees to discuss the level of sustainability integration in their universities, the steering of sustainability-related issues, and to … Continue reading

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