Green Community

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University is a hub for everything sustainable at Ghent University. The green community consists of staff and students, employees and volunteers.

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Green Community Think Tank (Transitie UGent)

Posted on 27 September 2021

The next meeting of the Green Community Think Tank will take place on October 26 2021 at 12:30 at the Ufo building. The meeting involves a lot of discussion and is for practical reasons Dutch spoken.

Sustainights: Sustainable Tuesdays at the Green Hub

Posted on 22 September 2021

Starting on Tuesday October 12, from 18:00 until 21:00, with Making Tomorrow, the festive Sustainight launch event. With a snack and a drink we get to know each other and you get to know the sustainability actions that we want to pursue this academic year. Maybe there is something you want to commit to?

Collection of used private laptops, tablets or smartphones at Ghent University

Posted on 16 September 2021

The City of Ghent will collect used private laptops, tablets or smartphones at Ghent University on several dates and locations. The collected appliances will be repaired by the volunteers of Repair Café Gent and given to those people in Ghent who do not have any, but require them.

New reusable bottle at Ghent University store

Posted on 18 June 2021

Our newest reusable drinking bottle has arrived in the UGent shop! In addition to the well-known Dopper bottle, you will now also find this Join the Pipe copy. With the most beautiful buildings in Ghent in relief (including the Boekentoren) and a handy, leak-proof screw cap. Each bottle is produced in the Netherlands, originates from sugar cane residues and contributes to foreign water projects. You can find them in the Ghent University webshop for 7,95 euro.

Sustainability from A-Z

Centre for Sustainable Development (Member)
D’URGENT (Member)
Green Guide (Publications)
Green Hub (Project)
Green Office Gent (Member)
Living Lab Campus Sterre (Project)
Rethinking Economics (Member)
Stadsacademie (Member)
Students for Climate Gent (Member)
Stujardin (Member)
Sustainable catering (Project)
Swap Shop (Project)
United Nations Youth Association (UNYA) Ghent (Member)

The Green Hub

The Green Hub, home of the green community at Ghent University

The Green Hub is THE place to be for everyone who works together on making Ghent University more sustainable: a growing green community of students, employees, scientists, activists and policy makers.

Green Hub

Ufo building, Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 33
9000 Ghent

The entrance of the Green Hub is located at street level, next to the stairs at the side of Vooruit.