Environment links

Carbon Trust Standard The Carbon Trust Standard certifies organisations for real carbon reduction and commitment to ongoing reductions.

DEFRA Flexible Framework A self assessment mechanism developed by the business-led Sustainable Procurement Task Force, which allows organisations of all sizes to measure and monitor their progress on sustainable procurement over time.

E-mandate measures performance across FE Colleges. See 2011 report on performance.

People and Planet Green League the only comprehensive and independent league table of UK universities ranked by environmental and ethical performance. It is compiled annually by the UK’s largest student campaigning network, People & Planet. The 2012 league table results have been published in The Guardian.

HEFCE Sustainable Development in HE Resource Guide
HEFCE Strategy for Reduction of Carbon Emmissions

The Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges – EAUC With a membership of over 300 universities and colleges, the EAUC is the environmental and sustainability champion within Further and Higher Education in the UK

The Fair Trade Foundation

National Union of Students Green Projects Including green impact

Sustainability awards: a useful list of awards and prizes.

Sustainability Exchange best practice guides, tool-kits, events, news, reports, research, webinars, videos, podcasts, communities and forums from multiple organisations involved in tertiary education.


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