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Sustainability at Western

Safeguarding the natural environment is an essential challenge of our time, and must be addressed through impactful and meaningful actions. Western University is committed to undertaking projects that increase the university's sustainability, in addition to harnessing the engagement of students, staff and faculty to embed sustainability into our campus culture.

  • As a member of the London community, Western is incorporating responsible practices into all aspects of operations in order to minimize its impact on the environment.
  • As a teacher of the next generation of global leaders, the university is equipping students with the essential knowledge and tools for sustainable living.
  • As a research facility with strong intellectual capacity, Western is investigating pressing issues and is working to propose effective solutions to environmental problems.

Western values and recognizes the importance of working towards the 2030 UN Agenda for Sustainable Development.