Advocacy updates

October 2018
- We successfully ran a webinar with the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy about plans for Carbon Reduction in Public and Higher Education - including a lengthy Q&A. It is available to members only. Find it here.
- We ran a webinar series called 'A Cup of Tea and an SDG' - these 5 short webinars celebrated Global Goals Week and featured presentations from institutions outlining initiatives they have undertaken that contribute to one or more of the SDGs. Find them here.
- Collaborated with Times Higher Education to ensure the SDG Accord aligns with their new SDG rankings. We have also organised a webinar with them so that members can find out more and ask questions. You can book that here.
-Submitted an Inquiry response to the Environmental Audit Committee on the SDGs. Read it here.
-Liaised with the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy on Green GB Week and have sent plans to members via the EAUC member jisc. Sign up to it if you haven't already.
- Produced guides to support members in selling sustainability to other departments in their institution.
-We will be taking part in an Aldersgate Group roundtable this week with Guy Newey, recent former Energy and Climate Adviser to the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Greg Clark. This will allow EAUC to find out next steps for the department and ensure this information shapes our working to benefit members.
(This is just some of our work - if you'd like to find out more, please email us.)


August 2018

- We have organised a webinar for members to gain more information from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy about plans for Carbon Reduction in Public and Higher Education. Find out about it here.
- The EAUC has submitted a response to the Environmental Principles and Governance consultation following discussion with members. You can read it here.
- The EAUC has been in discussion with the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy on how members can get involved with Green Great Britain Week which is being held 15th - 19th October 2018. We will update members when we have more information.
- Global Goals Week is 22nd-29th September. The EAUC will be holding 5 short webinars on the SDGs. You can find out more about them and book here.
-We have been sourcing case studies for the new EAUC Governance Guide. If you can supply a case study, or for more information - click here.