Going Green Report
How UK universities can improve their environmental performance and help stop climate chaos
New: Revised edition Autumn ‘06
This report has been produced for stakeholders of UK universities - Vice Chancellors or Principals, Environmental Managers, Students’ Union officers, and interested students and staff.
The report sets out the 4 key institutional factors that together drive improvement in environmental performance in universities. People & Planet is calling on all universities to adopt these 4 factors.
It details how Higher Education institutions that are not making significant inroads on improving their environmental performance are getting left behind.
- Executive summary
- How universities go green: the four key factors that drive environmental performance improvement
- Download the full report (PDF, 995kb)
- In print - order it as part of the Go Green campaign pack
‘Going Green’ was originally published in January 2004 by People & Planet. This revised edition was published in September 2006.
People & Planet would like to thank Gareth Simkins - Freelance Environmental Consultant, the EAUC (Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges), and the many Environmental Managers, university staff and student campaigners who provided assistance.