Center for Environmental Initiatives (CEI)
Strive towards Sustainability
UoC as a signatory of the UNCCC Race-to-Zero initiative
The University of Colombo is on the verge of becoming a sustainable, green, and carbon-neutral university. The university has plans to become a greener, carbon-neutral university through enhancing greenery, shifting to more renewable energy sources, and minimizing the waste on campus, while promoting recycling and its contribution to a circular economy. The University has planned to achieve this with the support of its Center for Environmental Initiatives (CEI). The CEI made the University of Colombo a polythene free zone, with the goal of reducing the use of single-use plastics on campus, in 2017. Read More
Race-to-Zero action plan for the University of Colombo:
CEI drafted the action plan for the Race-to-Zero initiative of the University of Colombo, which is currently being reviewed.
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