Responsible consumption

In the major educational challenge of transitioning to a sustainable society, responsible consumption gains strategic relevance as there is wide agreement that consumerism is the main driving force behind economy and unsustainable practices. Consumerism has pervaded almost all social classes, particularly in developing and highly developed countries, due to the exponential growth of productivity during…

Huella con Ciencia Program

The Vice Presidency of Sustainability through the Department of Infrastructure for Sustainability (DINSU, for its acronym in Spanish) created the ‘Working Side by Side’ UANL program, which aims to reduce CO2 emissions from UANL. It also raises awareness of the responsible use of energy within the university community by answering an online survey about consumption…

Share Point: Virtual platform of the University Academy for Sustainable Development

Digital Access is the most important strategy of communication for the Academy. Its aim is to foster clear and effective communication among its members, overcoming barriers of distance and maximizing resources of communication. Share Point is the virtual platform of the Academy, this technological tool works through intranet, this was previously programmed by the Department…

Sustainable UANL

The Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon (UANL) has a university community consisting of 204,684 students, 6,928 scholars and 6,548 administrative employees, which is why it is considered one of the largest Public Institutions of Higher Education in the country and in the world. Currently, the UANL is one of the best universities in Mexico and…

Acknowledgements

In the more than twenty years that the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León has promoted the systematic incorporation of knowledge, practices, competences and approaches of education from the perspective of sustainability in all its plans and programs of study, it has been distinguished with various recognitions to local, national and international level, for their work…