Sustainability

RMIT is committed to the practice of incorporating sustainability principles and practices into learning and teaching, research and operational activities.

Governance

Sustainability Committee

The Sustainability Committee works to embed sustainability into the governance structure and strategic planning process to set a standard and show leadership commitment across RMIT.

Sustainability Policy

The Sustainability Policy models institution-wide excellence in integrating sustainability into all activities. It aims to make RMIT a living laboratory, encouraging research that engages with internal infrastructure, process and people.

Sustainability Annual Report
The report highlights a year of dedication and innovation in sustainability from our students and staff.

Events

News

Ethical empire building

The magnificent Capitol played host to a lively discussion on the challenge for organisations to lead with their values while fulfilling their imperative for economic growth.

Can apocalyptic games prepare us for future sustainability threats?

What can playing apocalyptic games teach us about climate change or energy security? Urban resilience expert Dr Anthony Richardson explores how games can tackle future challenges at the global gaming festival PAX in Melbourne.

Melbourne as a playable city

This Melbourne International Games Week, the playable cities project explores how technology can reconnect us to our cities and bring urban play to everyday life.

RMIT experts available for comment ahead of the European Roundtable for Sustainable Consumption and Production

Experts from RMIT University are available to talk to media on innovation for sustainability in waste, food and cities from the perspectives of Asia, Australia and Europe and ahead of the European Roundtable for Sustainable Consumption and Production (ERSCP 2019) in October in Barcelona.

Partnerships

Get in touch

Please feel free to contact us to directly via sustainability@rmit.edu.au.

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Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nations on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.

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