One of the six values of the Nelson Mandela University, outlined in the University's Vision 2020 Strategic Plan is “Respect for the Environment”. The University is embarking on a path to distinguish itself as South Africa’s “Green University”.

An overview is provided on Nelson Mandela University's stance on sustainability and the goals Nelson Mandela University strives to achieve in order to be recognised as South Africa's "Green University". The progress we've made in attaining these goals is discussed.

The University's commitment to sustainability is highlighted by the number of on-going projects and upcoming events, including conferences and community outreach projects, that focus on long-term sustainability.

You can also find out more about the team involved in achieving the sustainability goals, and how you can get involved with the many on-going sustainability projects at Nelson Mandela University.