The Sustainability Team works to advance the University of Melbourne as exemplars of sustainable, equitable community through our campus operations, environments and engagement activities. Universities have a special role and responsibility in confronting the challenges of global sustainability in a changing climate through environmental stewardship.

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Bringing sustainability to life on campus

Our Framework

Sustainability at Melbourne is governed by the University’s Sustainability Framework, comprising three elements: the Sustainability Charter, Plan and annual Report. This Framework integrates action on sustainability across all areas of institutional activity and aligns with the strategic priorities of Advancing Melbourne.

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Our campuses and communities are integral to University action on sustainability under the Sustainability Framework, aiming to provide students, staff and the community with opportunities to learn, engage with and act on sustainability issues.

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