Green Erasmus

Green Erasmus

The Green Erasmus project will strive to improve the environmental sustainability of the Erasmus Programme.

Started: 2020

Funding: Erasmus+ Key Action 2

Project budget: 301,970 €

Length: 2 years

The Green Erasmus project will strive to improve the environmental sustainability of the Erasmus+ Programme and raise awareness across the European Higher Education sector about the importance of sustainable internationalisation. Green Erasmus will focus on developing an Educational Portal on Sustainable Internationalisation and carrying out comprehensive analysis of the environmental impact of Erasmus mobilities.

The objectives are:

  • To decrease the negative impact of the Erasmus+ Programme on environmental sustainability;
  • To raise awareness across the European higher education sector about the importance of sustainable internationalisation;
  • To empower student organisations to be the agents of change, pushing for improvements on the topic of environmental sustainability.

Partners: Erasmus Student Network Students Organising for Sustainability UK, Université Libre de Bruxelles, European Students’ Union, Technische Hochschule Koln, European University Foundation