Are you a student trying to create climate action at your university? Are you a staff member interested in what climate actions students want their university to achieve?
SDSN Youth AusNZPac has launched our Student Position Statement on what climate action goals and support needs university students expect from their university.
SDSN Youth AusNZPac is excited to announce our Student Position statement which university students and staff can use to guide, advance and create climate action in their institution. The statement lays out the ways in which student sustainability leaders from Australia and New Zealand want their universities to achieve specific climate action goals and provide support to student-led climate action groups.
Within the statement you will find:
On this page, you will also find a DIY Workshop template and statement writing guide.
Or download the statement companion guide authored by AusNZPac University staff and students.
View Chinese translation here.
📝 Goals for universities that students want achieved
🤝 How universities can support student climate action groups and projects
More detailed explanations of these support needs and goals are found on the statement.
Want to create your own position statement?
If you want to make a position statement that is specific to your university or university group, SDSN Youth AusNZPac has created this workshop template so that you can create your own!
Also have a look at this guide on how to make your own position statement that was made in collaboration with the Sustainable Universities Network (SUN). It has great tips to get you started!
If you do create your own position statement or use our work, please acknowledge SDSN Youth AusNZPac.
This project was in collaboration with: Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS) | Australian Youth for International Climate Engagement
(AYFICE) Network | Youth Environmental Alliance in Higher Education (YEAH) | Sustainable Universities Network (SUN)