Your questions answered about Sustainability

A collection of the most asked questions relating to sustainability at the University of Liverpool, and some helpful answers. If you have a question that is not answered below, please contact

Understanding Sustainability

Understanding sustainability

Questions about understanding economic, environmental, and social sustainability, the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals and who to contact at the University.

Strategic commitment to sustainability

Strategic commitment to sustainability

Questions about how we're progressing sustainability across the University and how our performance is measured.

Investing in sustainability and creating sustainable campuses

Creating sustainable campuses

Questions about investing in sustainability and how we’re building it into every aspect of our operations and embedding social sustainability across the institution.

Getting involved with sustainability

Getting involved with sustainability

Questions about how to staff, students and organisations can get involved, share knowledge, address global sustainability concerns and shape sustainability across the University.

Education and teaching sustainability

Education and teaching sustainability

Questions about how to develop sustainability literacy with the educational opportunities available to staff and students.

Inspiring action and turning a crisis into an opportunity

Inspiring sustainable action

Questions about inspiring action through discussion, debate, and the critical thinking and turning a crisis into an opportunity.