Welcome to oikos Belfast

Queen's University Belfast

"Action is the foundational key to all success"-Pablo Picasso

W  E  L  C  O  M  E 

to the collectiveness of

 tomorrow's  global sustainability professionals!

 

Theme for this semester is awareness about environmental waste.  We would like to hear any ideas for projects concerning environmental waste. Also, we would like to put images (copyright free) , project briefs, news items for campaigns, actions  and presentations. 

 

We have started a survey (link below) about the use of carrier bags by students in Belfast. We would really like to have your responses and feedback. We wish to invite you not only to participate in the survey, but also in the follow up actions.

Link to the survey: 

Survey on use of carrier bags by students

 

Thank you for your interest and we wish to see you in our next meeting.

Please contact us at

oikos@dont-want-spam.qub.ac.uk

. . . Thank You for connecting with us !!!

 

 

Latest LC News

March 2013

 

Theme for the semester has been finalised as awareness about environmental waste. We welcome all ideas and suggestions at oikos@qub.ac.uk. When you correspond with us in this regard, please make sure that you include environmental waste in the beginning of your subject line.

 

October 2012

 

Our Monthly Sustainability Dialogues at Queen's gets support from UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development!!!

 

The Inaugural Sustainability Dialogue on 9th October was attended by 60 people! Prof. Tony Gallagher, Pro-Vice Chancellor opened the dialogue. Thanks to IBM SFSP for the sponsorship. We will soon announce the speaker for next month!

 

June 2012

Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment, UK offers GBP 200 funding support for oikos Belfast Young Researcher's Forum for Sustainability!

May 2012

IBM Students for a Smarter Planet Initiative becomes the Knowledge Partner for oikos Belfast Young Researcher's Forum for Sustainability!

 

IBM Students for a Smarter Planet Initiative becomes the Corporate Sponsor for our Monthly Sustainability Dialogues!

March 2012

oikos Belfast team won third prize in the QUB Dragon's Den Competition 2012 for the business plan to conduct Monthly Sustainability Dialogues at Queen's!

oikos – students for sustainable economics and management