The sustainable university
The theme Sustainability is one of the five continuous developmental themes in the strategical plan Innovating and connecting – 2022 - 2027 of Leiden University. Making sustainability one of the hot topics.
Leiden Univeristy is concious of her role in society and wants to contribute to a green, healthy and inclusive campus with a positive impact on climate and circularity. With the knowledge gained from research and education, the university wants to take on a leading role in the sustainabilty transition and contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations.
In its own business operations, the university takes responisbility by acting in accordance with the goals of the Climate agreement of 2030 and 2050 and reducing the evironmental impact of the organisation.