Information
  • Submitted by: Higher Education Sustainability Initiative (HESI)
  • Topic: Education
  • Keywords: education
  • Location: Cardiff, United Kingdom (The)
  • Date of completion: 2015
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Deliverables & Resources
Action network
  • This voluntary initiative came from Higher Education Sustainability Initiative
Cardiff Metropolitan University

Partner(s)

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Description/achievement of initiative

Meet the requirements of environmental legislation and commit to a process of continual environmental improvement.
Maintain and Develop UWIC in a Sustainable Manner
Communicate and inform the UWIC Community
Working with External Authorities and Bodies
Development of Managers, Staff and Students

Implementation methodologies

Establish an Environmental Management Plan; to set targets and indicators, measure environmental performance and report progress.

Develop a sustainable procurement policy to ensure social, ethical and environmental scrutiny of products and services whilst achieving best value;

Produce an Annual Report;

Develop good working relationships with all relevant external authorities;

Provide appropriate training and information to the UWIC community.

Deliverables
Deliverable Date
Develop a sustainable procurement policy 2015
Establish an Environmental Management Plan 2015
Annual Sustainability Reports 2015
Resources
Type Details
Staff / Technical expertise Expertise of students and staff concerning sustainable development
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