Green Week: Sustainability and climate action for 2021

Our annual festival of eco ideas, events and smart living takes place from Monday 18 to Sunday 24 October 2021.

2021 is a crucial year for sustainability and climate action! Get energised and find more about what UWE Bristol and The Student Union at UWE are doing to address the challenges. Our in person and online events are a great opportunity for you to explore ideas, to meet people and to do something new. Here is a flavour of the range of topics and activities:

  • plans to be carbon neutral by 2030, plus energy clinic
  • veg/vegan challenge and cook along
  • The Student Union at UWE’s Green Team social, activism, staff climate action cafés, mending and up-cycling clothing, swap shops and sustainable fashion
  • eco anxiety, climate justice and more
  • sustainable gardening, bee walk and talks and litter picking
  • education for sustainable development.
Green Week events
Green Week logo.

Other ways to get involved

Here are a few ideas to get you started.

"It is about recognising that we are one planet, one world. We all have a collective responsibility to engage individually and collectively… to move to a different place in our mindset and our actions. This is a hugely important agenda that is going to be with us forever."

Steve West, Vice-Chancellor

Steve West Vice-Chancellor