Sustainability Policy

On 5 February 2019, the Extended Executive Board of UZH adopted the Sustainability Policy, which was developed by the UZH Sustainability Commission. With the Sustainability Policy, UZH commits to its responsibility for sustainable development. Two implementation strategy documents complementing the policy are currently being developed.

1. 2030 Implementation Strategy for the Sustainability Policy: Research and Teaching

This document will define goals and point out implementation methods for the following areas of action:

  • Research
  • Teaching
  • Services
  • Exchange with the public

2. 2030 Implementation Strategy for the Sustainability Policy: University Operations

This document will define goals and point out implementation methods for the following areas of action:

  • Governance
  • UZH and its members
  • University operations

Both implementation strategies will be decided upon by the Executive Board of UZH in 2019.