Queen's Sustainable Campaigns and Events
Waste Reduction Week
European Week for Waste Reduction is an annual campaign which aims to raise awareness of the importance of refusing, reducing, reusing and recycling our waste. A full schedule of events which aim to encourage, and support, staff to think and act green will be released in November!
Climate Friendly Holiday Shutdown
At Queen's, we believe that reducing emissions in response to the growing threat of global climate change is imperative. This year we are encouraging you to work together more collaboratively and to break down silos to create a sustainable future.Climate Friendly Holiday Shutdown
Green Week is an annual campaign which aims to raise awareness of the importance sustainability and encourage positive change among staff and students through a week of ‘green’ activities.
Active Travel Month
June is Active Travel Month and Queen’s encourage staff to go green by cycling, walking or taking public transport into work. During Active Travel Month, Queen’s run a number of events, including ‘Bike to Work Week’ and ‘Walking Week’.