A partnership between Lancaster University and the Students’ Union devoted to engaging students, staff, and the local community in practical responses to the climate and ecological emergencies.
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It all began in 2005, when the University and Students' Union formed a partnership that would focus its efforts on promoting activities aimed at raising awareness and engaging with Lancaster students on issues of sustainability. 从那以后发生了很多变化，尤其是校园内外的景观. We've expanded as a University, taking on an increasing number of students and a larger estate. As our reach has expanded, so to have our responsibilities for the environment locally and globally.
快进到今天，可以肯定地说，BOB官方网站已经走了很长一段路. We've evolved to become a major platform and voice for people within the Lancaster community to engage with, 在地方层面促进和互动. As we continue to drive change on multiple levels across the University and beyond, we are embedding our values and building relationships to ensure that the University does what it can to create a thriving natural environment, 减少碳排放，培养未来可持续发展的领导者.
Don't Ditch It
它又回来了! Each year, 六月至九月间, donation points are set up all around campus for students to give away their no-longer-needed household items when moving out of campus accommodation. 该项目为循环经济提供了一个活生生的例子, 确保衣物等物品, homeware, kitchenware, books and more are reused within the local community instead of ending up in landfills. By donating your household goods you can promote the concept of the Circular Economy and extend the lifecycle of your items for as long as possible. Drop off your unwanted household goods at one of our convenient collection points across campus and help us work with more than 40 charities during summer vacation, BOB官方网站每年从堆填区转移约45公吨废物.DDI
七月初, Green Lancaster ran the first ever Sustainability and Leadership trip to Switzerland in collaboration with Global Experiences. 12 students benefited from this unique opportunity and got to develop their skills, knowledge and experience for navigating (and leading) on the challenges proposed by the climate and ecological emergency agenda.
Explore North Lancashire and Cumbria by bus with £2 single fares until 31 October.
The Government’s £2 single bus fare promotion has been extended until 31 October 2023. The programme, 哪一个是在2023年初推出的, had originally been planned to expire at the end of June but will now run throughout the summer and in to early Autumn.
Our projects, campaigns and events are built around the Green Lancaster 10 year plan with activities planned annually and outlined in the Green Lancaster Annual Action Plan. These plans are a key component in ensuring that the objectives set out in both the University's various Sustainability Plans and the Students' Unions 可持续发展战略 are aligned. BOB官方网站的目标分为如下所示的核心领域. The corresponding programme of activities and events run all year round and drive physical change, 传播意识并产生真正的结果.
Promoting healthy and active travel locally and facilitating a modal shift to low-carbon travel nationally and internationally.
The ECO-family of projects; ECOHub, ECOWoods and ECOWild; innovative and sustainable solutions to rejuvenating ecosystem-services and agricultural production.
Analysing patterns of energy consumption and prioritising efficiency gains towards zero-carbon living and workspaces.
Prioritising the shared and circular economies as the modal solutions to the elimination of material waste.
自2005年绿色BOB官方网站成立以来, BOB官方网站与当地的慈善合作伙伴建立了牢固的关系, 地区和国家, 以及当地社区的成员, 学生社团，当然还有BOB官方网站的学生和员工. BOB官方网站的社区充满了决心, forward thinking people who all share a common desire; to make a difference. Our community is always growing and our events are becoming more and more popular as it does but we will always welcome more people to join so take a look below at how you and your friends can get involved.
The Students' Union website is the home for student societies with a sustainability focus. 也许你有兴趣在ECO Hub种植自己的农产品, or perhaps you want to campaign for action on climate change; we can put you in touch with like-minded people via the Students' Union so that you can drive change during your time at Lancaster!环保社会