Sustainability action at the University of Kent

A collection of badges of different colours representing the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals



illustration of people asking what is sustainability?

What is Sustainability?

What does sustainability mean within the context of our natural world and systems. How do we transition to living within these natural boundaries?

The 17 SDG icons

Introducing the SDGs

The University are signatories of the Sustainable Development Goals Education Accord. Start here to find out what they are and why they are important.


We can still avoid the worst consequences of the climate crisis if we take necessary action now.

Greta Thunberg


So let us wage a glorious struggle against illiteracy, poverty and terrorism, let us pick up our pens, they are the most powerful weapons. One child, one teacher, one book can change the world.

Malala Yousafzai