Partnerships and Networks are essential to the success of any global initiative.
NOVA seeks to establish sustainable national and international partnerships with institutions contributing, with the promotion of synergies in various domains and the development of joint projects, to a greater impact on society through collaboration and knowledge transfer. Know more about some of our networks and strategic partnerships with a focus on Sustainability:
Partnership website: www.lancaster.ac.uk/nova
The strategic partnership was formally established in June 2019, when Aga Khan University and NOVA signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Lisbon. The agreement aims to facilitate collaboration in various fields including health sciences, humanities, media and communications ans sustainability.
The Memorandum aims to promote and strengthen the partnership between the two institutions in order to improve the quality of life of vulnerable populations, promote knowledge through research, and to promote international and cross-cultural cooperation and understanding.
EcoCampus is a concept that reflects the adaptation of the international Eco-Schools program in higher education. In 2019, within the scope of Eco-Schools, the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences (FCSH) and NOVA Medical School (NMS|FCM) received their Green Flag for good ecological practices. Know more here.