Developing a comprehensive analysis report on the current status of sustainability in European HEIs, including the definition of the topic, current measures/strategies developed, challenges, learnings, and future developments, among others.
Bringing together a community of European deans with the appropriate governance framework and a web-based platform (DECODE-Connect) on which the majority of the Council interaction and work, and the online Empowerment Program will take place.
Creating and collecting instruments (tools, methods, framework and approaches) to support systemic change in university departments, ultimately strengthening the academic units of HEIs’ contributions towards sustainability
Creating a framework for generic Impact Pathways that university departments can use to advance their contributions to sustainability, and a framework for the creation of department-specific Impact Roadmaps (based on one of the generic Pathways) which will outline the specific steps to be taken by departments to promote positive change.
Organizing an empowerment program designed for equipping deans and their representatives for sustainability with the right knowledge, skills and tools to design a department-specific Impact Roadmap.
DECODE Sustainability project aims to foster deans and HEIs’ representatives for SD through a tool-based processed to strengthen their commitment and decisions toward increasing sustainability impacts.
From at least 60 different institutions
A collection of instruments and best practices supporting systematic change in university departments
A framework for pathways to advance departmental contributions to sustainability
Guide actions to promote positive changes
through DECODE Empowerment training program
DECODE Sustainability is an Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership Program co-funded by the European Commission.
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