The Students’ Union is committed to being ethically minded and reducing the negative and increasing the positive impact our organisation has on the environment. Through continuous review and monitoring the Union aims to show a continuous improvement in its actions, behaviours and initiatives. The implementation of this policy will help engage and support students, staff, volunteers and officers, driving the Union forward as a best practice organisation with ethical and environmental good practices integrated into the Union’s day to day work.
This policy was approved by Union Council in April 2017 and updated by Union Trustees in December 2019. The Students’ Union will focus on:
In line with supporting behaviour change, empowering students, monitoring our environmental impact, relevant training, and reporting to the Green Impact Scheme, we will make it easier for staff, volunteers and students to: