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Sustainable University Day

The Sustainable University Day ist the annual conference of the U Change programme.

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Image: Sustainable University Day 2019, ZHAW Zürich

The funding program "U Change - Student Initiatives for Sustainable Development" promotes the implementation of project ideas by students of Swiss universities (universities of applied sciences, universities of teacher education as well as universities and ETH). Through the annual Sustainable University Day, the U Change program supports exchange and networking within and between Swiss universities in the field of sustainable development and education for sustainable development.


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Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences
Network for Transdisciplinary Research (td-net)
House of Academies
PO Box
3001 Bern