Universities are faced with challenges of implementing environmental management systems that will promote sustainability in many aspects of its operations (i.e., energy and resource conservation, waste management, campus mobility, and environmental education). This project investigates the process that go into campus sustainability planning, implementation, and monitoring, in an effort to assist other institutions in executing effective environmental management systems. This approach uses systems dynamics (SD) but with participation from stakeholders for more effective implementation.
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What is the point of education? What do we hope to achieve in putting our children into a formal education system? There are a number of intended outcomes –we wish them to be able to express themselves, to develop social skills and confidence in their identity, the ability to understand and navigate the world around them, develop into responsible adults, and to ensure they can claim the right to a secure future.