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Waste collection bin in University Centre

Textiles, e-waste and plastics, oh my!

October 12, 2023 — 
Waste Reduction Week 2023 is Oct. 16 to 20, and the Office of Sustainability has some interactive events planned to help us all explore the themes of a circular economy.

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earth, seen from space

Dedication to a healthier planet: 10 Office of Sustainability milestones

October 3, 2023 — 
2023 marks the tenth anniversary of the Office of Sustainability at the University of Manitoba. Through innovative practices, programs and resources, including the UM Climate Action Plan, it has made significant sustainable impacts. With much, much more on the horizon, let’s look back at 10 milestones from the first of many chapters in sustainability and climate action at UM.

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Bike lanes on a street near Bannatyne campus

Sustainability Month and you

September 29, 2023 — 
October is Sustainability Month, which means it’s time for all of us to look at ways we can get involved in developing a more climate-friendly University of Manitoba.

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Graphic with the word "ACTION" repeated in different colours.

Towards fossil fuel freedom 

July 12, 2023 — 
Big win in energy infrastructure will help us meet Climate Action Plan targets 

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Asper School of Business

Asper MBA study tour visits Iceland

June 28, 2023 — 
With dramatic shifts between black sand beaches, roaring waterfalls, sublime cliffsides and glacier-capped mountains, the landscapes of Iceland are a lesson in appreciating the environment, sustainability and change.

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Graphic with the word "ACTION" repeated in different colours.

UM’s Climate Action Plan will get us to net zero 

April 25, 2023 — 
We’re acting now to make the changes needed

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