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Department of Geography

Sustainable Research, Teaching and Operations

This year's meeting of the university network U21 focused on the topic of sustainability and was hosted by UZH. Thomas Stocker, former chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and professor of climate and environmental physics at the University of Bern met with Vice President Research and geographer Michael Schaepman.

What can universities contribute to sustainability? Thomas Stocker met with Michael Schaepman. (screenshot vimeo)

The University of Zurich was supposed to host this year's meeting of Universitas 21 members on the topic of sustainable universities and sustainable university networks and their contribution towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the event has gone digital. Its main presentations and talks as well as a poster session presenting sustainability projects and initiatives from across the network are now available online.

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U21 Online AGM

Keynote speech and expert talk


Posters of case studies