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SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation

ODS 6 - Água potável e saneamento
ENSURE ACCESS TO WATER
AND SANITATION FOR ALL

INITIATIVES

NOVA University Lisbon contributes to tackle the SDG6 with initiatives including, but not limited to:

  • The ITQB project Be Green offers advice in how to use water efficiently in all situations, including in the laboratory.

 

  • Other initiatives:

Unit

Initiative

FCT NOVA

Water fountains in FCT Campus

NOVA FCSH

Event - World Day to Combat Desertification

Nova SBE

Installation of taps with motion sensors; Recycling water to irrigate the gardens;

NMS|FCM, IHMT NOVA, NOVA IMS

Tap Water Bottle Campaign with EPAL

 

Numbers

Volume of water used per person (including students, staff, and faculty) on campus per year

 

Total volume of water recycled and reused as a percentage of the total water consumption

 

 

Academic Contribution

Publications and Projects

NOVA contributes significantly to the research into the area of SDG6. 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

ODS6 - Water and Sanitation

Advanced Studies Programme in Sanitary Engineering and Integrated Waste Management (FCT)