Universities

Cardiff University

Cardiff University declares climate emergency University appoints Dean of Environmental Sustainability to oversee its response to climate crisis and aims to be carbon neutral by 2030 Cardiff also divests from fossil fuels – a year ahead of schedule Cardiff University...

Why universities need to declare an ecological and climate emergency

Universities pride themselves on preparing students for a bright future. But with the climate in crisis, where disasters of “unprecedented” scale and impact become the new normal, what future will our students have? As we face environmental degradation and...

Warwick University

Recognising that the next ten years will be crucial to limit global temperature rise the University of Warwick is now declaring a state of Climate Emergency. We have a responsibility as a community and organisation to help combat climate change through our individual...

Winchester

The University of Winchester has declared a climate emergency and joins the Global Climate Strike today (Friday 20 September). Over 100 members of staff and students from the University of Winchester joined the march into the city centre as part of the global day of...

Goldsmiths, University of London

Goldsmiths, one of the UK's best known art and design schools, has declared a climate emergency and pledged to become carbon neutral by 2025. The south-east London college, which calculates it generates 3.7 million kilograms of carbon emissions each year, today...

Canterbury Christ Church

Canterbury Christ Church University and the Christ Church Students’ Union (CCSU) have joined with other organisations across the globe to declare a climate emergency. Around 7,000 other networks of higher and further education institutions from across six continents...

Sussex

The University of Sussex has joined organisations around the world in declaring a climate emergency with Vice-Chancellor Adam Tickell stating that “unless the higher education sector works together to address the problem at every possible juncture, we will be failing...

Plymouth

The University of Plymouth has declared a climate emergency, joining an international movement aimed at taking action on climate change.The move, supporting a call by EAUC – The Alliance for Sustainability Leadership in Education, reaffirms the University’s position...

Manchester

The University of Manchester today joins the Government in its declaration of a ‘climate emergency’ and reaffirms our position and commitment to being a world-leader in sustainable development. Climate change is one of the greatest challenges facing our society and...

Bangor University

Bangor University has decided to join the many organisations around the world that have declared a climate emergency and calls for urgent action to be taken in order to tackle climate change. The University, which is ranked eighth in the world for its commitment to...

Falmouth

Falmouth University is joining other institutions in the UK and across the world by declaring a climate emergency. By doing so, the university hopes to encourage staff, students and partners to use its resources and research capabilities for the protection of the...

Keele

Keele University has joined the Government and other institutions to become one of the first UK universities to declare a ‘climate emergency’, reaffirming its position and commitment to being a world-leader in sustainability. The University has announced an ambitious...

Exeter University

The University of Exeter has today declared an environment and climate emergency to support those calling for urgent action and show commitment to leading the change required There are increasing calls for urgent action with governments, councils and a range of...

Lincoln

Published: 16th May 2019, 12:14pm Climate change is the primary concern for young people across the world today and that concern is shared by our community at the University of Lincoln. The efforts of our young people has pushed climate change to the top of the news...

Glasgow University

Issued: Thu, 02 May 2019 14:43:00 BST The University of Glasgow is adding its voice to that of other organisations in the UK and around the world in declaring a climate emergency. It is the first university in Scotland to do so. The move comes as the Committee on...

Newcastle University

Today we signalled our commitment to climate change action by joining organisations around the world in declaring a climate emergency. As part of this declaration we've committed to achieve net-zero carbon dioxide emissions by 2040. https://t.co/b7ZUOjaPvw...

Bristol University

University of Bristol declares a climate emergency The University of Bristol is joining with other organisations and institutions across the country and the world to become the first UK university to declare a climate emergency, reaffirming our strong and positive...

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