From April 21 to May 14, the distribution of water bottles restarts for students enrolled in Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes, PhD programmes, Research Grant Holders and Master’s graduands of the extraordinary graduation session a.y. 2019/20. In order to avoid any possibility of gathering, the delivery will take place with extraordinary methods and conditions in accordance with Covid-19 emergency regulations and the anti-contagion measures in force. Students will receive a metal bottle by 24Bottles, with an exclusive illustration by the Venetian artist Lucio Schiavon. An initiative to raise awareness among the Ca 'Foscari community in reducing the use of plastic.
Ca’ Foscari University publishes an annual Sustainability Report on the activities undertaken by the University in the field of environmental and social sustainability, in order to monitor the objectives and commitments it has made in terms of sustainable development. The Report explains how the university’s activities contribute to achieving the 17 goals of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, a commitment that Ca’ Foscari has included in its Strategic Plan 2016-2020.
It is the action program for people, planet and prosperity signed by UN member countries. By 2030, with the 17 SDGs - Sustainable Development Goals, countries will mobilize efforts to end all forms of poverty, fight inequalities and tackle climate change, while ensuring that no one is left behind. Sustainability is a pillar of the Strategic Plan of Ca' Foscari, in which we have included the dissemination and implementation of the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, with the 17 SDGs - Sustainable Development Goals.
The University issued a declaration on Ca' Foscari’s commitment to promote actions and behaviours aimed at accessibility, equity and inclusion, the respect for all forms of human diversity: physical, psychological, social, linguistic and cultural. There are foreign students, students with disabilities or working students and it is the duty of all Universities to propose an inclusive university environment, where students of all kinds feel at the center.
Palazzo Foscari has officially earned the LEED EB:O&M certification becoming one of the oldest “green”
buildings on the planet. The LEED certification attests the sustainability level of a building.