Sustainability

San Sebastiano

The  School for International Education takes over the Summer School commitment towards the sustainability goals of the University, including the theme of sustainability in its programs and organizing events and initiatives in the field of environmental and social sustainability.

Courses related to sustainability

Sustainability is a theme crossing different programs of the School, specially some courses of the International Summer Schools and some summer workshops.

Topics such as renewable energies, climate changes, environment conservation, social inequality  are trated with the added value o fan International perspective.

2015

icoEarth’s climate: past, present and future
Ca’ Foscari - Harvard Summer School
126 K
icoUrban management
Ca’ Foscari - Harvard Summer School
97 K
icoIntroduction to the conservation of Venice’s built heritage
Ca’ Foscari - Columbia Summer School
421 K
icoThe museum in all its senses: accessibility and inclusion of people with sensory impairment
Summer Workshop
92 K

Events and initiatives dedicated to sustainability

The School participates in the project “BookCrossing” at the premises in San Sebastiano. The School also promotes and favors sustainable behaviors among its staff, aiming to reduce pollution, limit energy consumption, adopt waste recycling, increase dematerialization, and have an increasing attention to social problems.


2014

icoEarth’s climate: present, past and future
Ca’ Foscari - Harvard Summer School
0.9 M
icoThe gender wage gap and job discrimination
Ca’ Foscari - Harvard Summer School
0.9 M
icoConservation in Venice
Ca’ Foscari - Columbia Summer School
1.5 M
icoThe museum in all its senses: accessibility and inclusion of people with sensory impairment
Summer workshop
87 K
icoMigration: a public health perspective (in collaboration with WHO - World Health Organisation)
Summer workshop
101 K