• Submitted by: Higher Education Sustainability Initiative (HESI)
  • Primary SD area: Education
  • Keywords: education
  • Location: Grenoble cedex 1, France
  • Date of completion: 1 Jan 2000
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Deliverables & Resources
Higher Education Sustainability Initiative - Grenoble Institute of Technology

Organization(s) making commitment

Grenoble Institute of Technology

Achievement of Commitment

Current projects already underway.

How this will be achieved

Grenoble Institute of Technology is now involved in sustainable development in all concerned fields : training, research, work life, ... To promote this investment, a new vice president in charge of sustainable development and work life resources has been added in the board.
Training in this field has been developed for a long time in our engineering schools, mainly in industrial engineering, environment management, energy order, with the increasing demand of water, both in quantity and quality, and with the sustainable development and country planning, paper, print media and biomaterials.
Environment is also one of our 5 societal issues chosen for our research policy. Grenoble Institute of Technology introduces sustainable development in its work life, such as transportation, along with local authorities.

Deliverable Date
Continued training programs in engineering schools 31 Dec 1969

Resources devoted to delivery
Type Details
Staff / Technical expertise Expertise of students and staff dedicated to sustainability
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