The UC Sustainability Office is an on-campus hub for individuals and groups interested in how they can create positive change and promote sustainable practices within the University of Canterbury and wider community.
Meeting the needs of the present generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.
The Okeover and Dovedale community gardens aim to be creative and relaxing places on the University campus. Find out how to get involved.
UC's potable water is sourced from aquifers underneath the city which are fed by water from the Southern Alps.
Biking, walking, bussing or car pooling are more sustainable options compared to driving your own car.
The university context provides opportunities to learn about food that is produced using sustainable practices.
UC has been recognised by the Fair Trade Association of Australia and New Zealand as a Fair Trade University.
The world needs people who have the capacity to create socially and ecologically sustainable societies.
Sign up to the Sustainability Newsletter, see our events calendar, and visit our blog.
Find bus stops, bike repair stations, drinking water fountains, Fairtrade cafes, green buildings and community gardens.
The UC Sustainability Office is a hub for individuals and groups interested in promoting sustainable practices within UC and wider community.