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EPF - Graduate School of Engineering
Description/achievement of initiative

Implementation of a Green Plan in the next four years, with special focus on: Strategy and governance, Research activities, Teaching, Environmental assessment, Communication and awareness

Implementation methodologies

A committee for sustainable development created in September 2015 will help and support the actions needed to move the school into sustainable development. The first actions will be oriented mainly on: Developing a soft mobility program for users (bicycles lending, carbon footprint of users...) ; Waste sorting; Managing print ; Supply renewable energy ; Measurement and improvement of the school energy consumption. The comitee includes students, teachers and administrative staff.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure


EPF - Graduate School of Engineering
Updates to initiatives
Goal 4
December 2016
EPF - politic of sustainable development
December 2020
EPF - first sustainable development report
Staff / Technical expertise
Expertise of students and staff concerning sustainable actions

This initiative fulfils the SMART criteria.
Basic information
Time-frame: September 2014 - December 2020
EPF - Graduate School of Engineering
Contact information
Julia Mouton, Associate Professor,
United Nations