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Air travel at GIUZ: Preaching water - drinking wine?

Air travel at GIUZ: Preaching water – drinking wine?

We believe that we cannot go back to flying as usual if we are to remain credible as (climate) scientists. GIUZ has established a monitoring system for air travel, the first of its kind at University of Zurich. And: We define reduction goals and help develop strategies to achieve them.

Der Boden ist ein wichtiger Player im Klimaschutz

Der Boden ist ein wichtiger Player im Klimaschutz

Im Boden sind enorme Mengen an Kohlenstoff chemisch gebunden – und sie lassen sich noch weiter erhöhen. Im Podcast zum Klima-Aktionsplan diskutieren wir das Potenzial von negativen Emissionen in der Bekämpfung der Klimakrise.

How does an education in Geography and Earth System Science matter for sustainability?

How does an education in Geography and Earth System Science matter for sustainability?

Sustainability comes in many forms of our daily lives, but also reflected on our professions and behaviors as professionals. The curricula we offer at GIUZ are well suited to prepare you to contribute to the major sustainability challenges of our times.

First GIUZ Sustainability Award

First GIUZ Sustainability Award

In 2020, the GIUZ Sustainability Award was handed over for the first time. It honours particular achievements towards a more sustainable GIUZ.