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Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia
Description/achievement of initiative

All the targets are pursued with transversal projects, through specific action plans in the short and mid-term.

Implementation methodologies

Ca Foscari University of Venice's reads sustainability as a cross strategic asset. Knowing that the way to sustainability is complex, both in the synchronous situation and in the evolutionary one, some core areas were defined regarding to the context in which Ca Foscari is operating.On July 2010 the Academic Senate approved the first Carta degli impegni di Sostenibilità CIS (Commitments on Sustainability Act), a policy document summarizing all the commitments brought by the University on the theme of sustainability.The document is a mid-term tool and the University, on the basis of it, commits on strategic and operative targets that have been split in actions for whom are scheduled precise deadlines and a responsible offices.All the targets are pursued with transversal projects, through specific action plans in the short and mid-term.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

Partner(s)

Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia
Updates to initiatives
Goal 4
2014
CIS (Commitments on Sustainability Act)
Staff / Technical expertise
Expertise of students and staff concerning sustainable development

SMART
This initiative fulfils the SMART criteria.
Updates
Basic information
Time-frame: 2012 - 2014
Partners
Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia
Countries
Contact information
Michele Bugliesi, Rector, rettore@unive.it
United Nations