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SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
ENSURE SUSTAINABLE CONSUMPTION
AND PRODUCTION PATTERNS

INITIATIVES

NOVA University Lisbon contributes to tackle the SDG12 with initiatives including, but not limited to:

  • The publication of the NOVA SBE Green Guide – a guide to lay the foundations for a sustainable way of living at the new Carcavelos Campus fundamental information on eating consciously, waste disposal, energy saving and Environmental Integrity.
  • The publication of the FCT NOVA Sustainable Good Practice Guide that provides a vast array of suggestions and simple ways to change daily habits and routines that have a direct impact on life on and off Campus. This Guide aims to raise awareness of the importance of responsible resource consumption and the impact of our choices for a more Sustainable life. 
  • The ITQB project Be Green offers advice in how we can make efforts to “turn waste into science”, offering useful tips for energy saving and waste minimization among others.

 

  • Other initiatives:

Unit

Initiative

FCT NOVA

App ECO.FCT

Via Verde – Shared Rides

Waste@NOVA

Water fountains at FCT NOVA

NOVA FCSH

Photo competition – Planet or Plastic

Apanha de fruta - fruit picking from the campus’s trees

Eco Escolas

Nova SBE

NOVA SBE Green Guide

TOMRA Machines

New Plastics Economy Global Commitment

Mandatory Container Deposit Scheme

Nova Center for Environmental Economics

Nova SBE Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center

NMS|FCM

Change

Eco Escolas

IHMT NOVA

IHMT commitment to environmental sustainability

 

Numbers

Amount of waste generated

 

Amount of waste recycled

 

Amount of waste sent to landfill

 

 

Academic Contribution

Publications and Projects

NOVA contributes significantly to the research into the area of SDG12. Publications and projects in this area will soon be in our NOVA Research Portal.

Learning

NOVA University Lisbon has a strong formative offer, distinguished by quality and variety, linked to the SDGs. We support the integration of interdisciplinarity and sustainability in all our study cycles.

SDG

Learning

SDG12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

Master in Renewable energy Engineering (FCT)

Master and PhD in Bioenergy (FCT)

Master in Biotechnology for Sustainability (ITQB)

Master in Renewable Energy Engineering (FCT)

Master in Advanced Materials Innovative Recycling (FCT)

PhD in Catalysis and Sustainability (ITQB)