The University of Maribor Became a Member of the COPERNICUS Alliance

Last week, the University of Maribor become a member of the COPERNICUS Alliance. This is the Association of European Universities that follow the principles of social responsibility and sustainable development in their research and educational programs, consider them when performing the leadership and management activities as well as develop the partnership relations with the local media for the joint maintenance of sustainable behaviour on the local and global levels.

COPERNICUS Alliance seeks to achieve the following objectives:

– exchanging experience between higher education institutions and student organizations;

– promoting higher education for the social responsibility and sustainable development among the leaders of the European politics;

– encouraging the advancement of the social responsibility and sustainable development within the system of the European higher education;

– representing the European higher education for the social responsibility and sustainable development at the International Symposium on Education for Sustainable Development.

 

Source: um.si