Across Harvard’s Schools and Units, University staff are working to make progress, leverage resources, convene new partnerships, and develop holistic solutions to accelerate positive, sustainable change.
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Green Teams are made up of individuals within Schools and Departments who are dedicated to advancing sustainability at Harvard.
The Office for Sustainability
The Office for Sustainability is comprised of a team of professional sustainability staff dedicated to developing and implementing university-wide campaigns and initiatives that lead to real and lasting change.
Harvard’s updated Sustainability Action Plan identifies priorities, strategies
This strategic roadmap is built around three pillars of climate, equity, and health, and offers…
High schoolers go all-in at Harvard’s Active Learning Labs
Programs offer hands-on work, putting world of science and engineering within reach
Youth Climate Summit brings together high school students from across the globe
Students traveled from over 20 states and five countries with one common goal in mind…
Circe: Transforming Greenhouse Gases into Biodegradable Products
A platform that uses engineered microbes to produce synthetic polymers with minimal environmental impact
Plastivores: Plastic-Degrading Super-Microbes and Enzymes
Plastic-eating microbes and enzymes capable of degrading multiple types of plastics could help reduce global…
How prescribed burns could limit megafires in U.S. West
Controlled burns in key areas of U.S. West could drastically reduce smoke exposure, study finds
Sustainability Leaders at Harvard: 3 Questions with Mona Dai
Learn more in this Q&A with Mona Dai, an environmental science and engineering PhD student…