UI GreenMetric World Universities Ranking 2013
Subject: Invitation to participate in UI Green Metric World University Sustainability Ranking 2013
It gives us a great pleasure to invite your institution to participate in our world ranking of university sustainability ? Green Metric.
This initiative was launched on 2010 in order to draw the attention of university leaders and stake holders to combat global sustainability issues and to provide more attention to sustainability of the environment, as well as economic and social problem related to sustainability. In order to realize Sustainability Development Goals, the university plays an important role in particular with regard to sustainability including energy and climate change, setting and infrastructure, water consumption, waste management and especially education. We hope that the rankings will be useful to university leaders in their efforts to put in place eco-friendly policies and manage behavioural change among the academic community at their respective institutions.
There are a number of benefits for participating universities. Participation can help you in sharing your experience in sustainability to other universities. You can measure your sustainability policies and compare results with other institutions on the ranking. You can also see the criteria that need to be improved. This ranking also could be a platform for future cooperation.
Submitting data for the ranking is easy and is currently done on line. The criteria are also presently set at a threshold which is attainable by the majority of higher education institutions. There is no fee for taking part.
We do hope your institution will be able join us. Please let me know as soon as you can whether you can make it. We hope to see you with us.
Please do not hesitate to email any questions you may have to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prof. Dr. Ir. Muhammad Anis, M. Met