Get to know our members; national and local organisations advocating for change in the higher education institutions in Sweden, Kenya, United Kingdom, Singapore, Brazil, Nigeria, Colombia, Finland, Malta, Netherlands, Bangladesh, Uganda, and the Philippines.
Climate Students Sweden
Our mission is foremost to halt the climate crisis by focusing on Swedish universities and their emissions. This is done through e.g. the climate action ranking. We are around twenty local groups.
Climate Students Movement- Kenya
The mission of the organization is to equip students with essential knowledge and skills for empowerment to impact higher education institutions and the society to combat climate change. Membership is drawn from students from diverse courses interested in the climate change cause.
Studenten voor Morgen
Studenten voor Morgen is the student-network for a sustainable future in higher education in the Netherlands. As a national organization, we strive to stimulate the collaboration between more than 40 member-organizations. We integrate sustainability in higher education by stimulating the consciousness about sustainable development among students, employers and others involved. Furthermore, we organize different projects and are open to discussions around the subjects ‘sustainability’ and ‘education’ on local, national and international level.
To champion University and school based climate actions aimed at greening environment and building climate resilient societies and future.
The beacon of hope for a green environment and climate resilience of communities in the region.
To create awareness and sensitize students to take part in climate change mitigation actions.
To spearhead research innovations and campaigns aimed at greening local communities.
To equip young professionals with practical skills on circular economy for green jobs.
To enhance the students and staff knowledge on environmental conservation and improve climate resilience of host communities.
Environmental Community of Durham University (Eco DU)
United Kingdom (Local)
We are a lobbying group of Durham University, aiming to push for a greener university at the systemic level. We are organised in subgroups with each having a subgroup leader running their projects (e.g. Biodiversity subgroup leader running a wildflower meadow project). We are aiming to be a group that is as inclusive as possible
Student based eco-group at Nanyang Technological University aiming to reduce the university’s emissions with the following goals:
1. Promote transparency of figures on the carbon emissions in universities
2. Get the universities to set a goal to reduce their emissions (as required to keep within 1.5 degree Celsius temperature increase from pre-industrial temperatures)
3. Work with university to design and implement a plan to reduce university’s emissions
4. Form a national network between universities for better cooperation
Uniclima seeks to promote and accelerate sustainability within PUC Minas. Developed by International Relations Students, with the mission of engaging students and institutions in the climate cause, our main goal is the adaptation of PUC Minas processes and structures to reduce GHG emissions considering the goal of stopping the 1.5 degree warming of the Paris Agreement.
Climate Students Movement TSU (Nigeria)
1) Creating awareness on climate change
2) To encourage students of all tertiary education to unite behind the science and act on the challenges of climate change
3) To encourage universities, colleges, polytechnics to minimize the rate of emission on campus and plant more trees within the local communities.
Capitulo Estudiantil De Ingenieria Ambiental (AMET)
Our mission is to encourage the students of environmental engineering of National University of Colombia to take initiatives around different areas that environmental engineering involves through activities and projects that strengthen their knowledge and that contribute to the college’s sustainable development.
The activities that we do are around environmental education like meetings and workshops and we like to promote scientific divulgation.
We would like to participate in congress and workshops of different environmental subjects.
Complex Ry is a student association for the Leadership for Change master’s degree program at the University of Tampere, Finland. We aim to promote sustainability through initiatives, projects, collaborations, and events with an interdisciplinary consideration to build awareness, inspire actions, and connect diverse groups and peoples. We recognize that together we are more powerful to make an impact. Therefore, we seek to strengthen our network to support reaching collective sustainability goals within our university and beyond.
Earth Systems Association (ESA)
Earth Systems Association (ESA) was founded on the 31st of August 2013 by a group of students sharing a common interest in student activism and earth sciences. The main aim of the organisation is to represent students reading for a B. Sc. (Hons) in Earth Systems at the University of Malta. ESA also aims to share with its viewers knowledge about Earth Sciences while increasing environmental awareness and sustainability in society.
Cambridge Carbon Literacy
United Kingdom (Local)
By running Carbon Literacy, which is free and open to all, we hope to inspire students into taking both personal, group and systemic climate action. The sessions also give time for conscious students to get together and discuss ideas, fostering creation of new networks in the university. We are also keen to expand beyond just our University so are also delivering the training to local state schools in Cambridge.
BEDC Climate Team
Our aim is the line of “For save earth, save climate”. We want to a better future for the children. We have the some ideas and some plans for our beautiful earth. We want to gives awareness among the people by many project.
Gamma Epsilon International Zeta Rho Chapter
The members of Gamma Epsilon – Green Thinking is mandated to do environmental projects such as establishment of native trees reserve parks, planting and nurturing native trees species and educating the people across the Philippines. The members are students, youth and their advisers are experts, scientists and researchers in the field of Environmental Management, Forestry, Soil Science, Biology, Botany, Zoology, Medical Science, Environmental Law, Veterinary Science, Wildlife Management, Remote Sensing, Entomology, Fisheries, Meteorology, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Marine Science, Microbiology, Parasitology, Toxicology, Geology, Agricultural Engineering, Soil and Water Management, Mathematics/Statistics, Economics, etc.
We do also writing environmental research projects/papers, drafting policies that pertains to environment and conduct lectures in climate change and others.
As part of our members, members have access our Mentorship Program, which help members get assistance in the areas they need to set up and/or run national or local Climate Students group or organisation.