Pillars of our sustainability
THEME OF THE MONTH
Masaryk University puts great emphasis on a varied and balanced range of quality food, including vegan and gluten-free options, as well as on the locality of the ingredients used. Waste minimisation and reuse is already a matter of course.
How does the purchasing of ingredients for the canteens work? What is the f-regions project?
Sustainability at MUNI
Sustainability-focused research, education and awareness-raising within academia and society at large are key steps to integrate relevant principles into all societal processes towards a sustainable future.
Masaryk University sees its responsibility and contributes not only to the sustainability of its own activities and premises, but also to the sustainability of the urban and regional ecosystem and to the Sustainable Development Goals at the global level.
News from the M Magazine
MU budget for 2022 has been approved
On 6 June, the Academic Senate of Masaryk University approved the MU budget for 2022; the MU Board of Trustees confirmed it on 20 June.
We are trying to make world a smaller place for our students
At the beginning of April, Violeta Osouchová became the new director of MU’s Centre for International Cooperation (CZS), which not only takes care of incoming and outgoing students but also is responsible for international marketing.
French student makes comic book about Erasmus year at Masaryk
French student Hilaire Guinamard loves painting with watercolours and drawing comics. He made one comic book about his Erasmus at MU.
Scala hosts a screening of Zátopek to MU staff and students from Ukraine
On Wednesday last week, the Scala University Cinema hosted a Czech-Ukrainian evening to which Masaryk University invited its students, staff and their family members.
“At Masaryk University we perceive environmental protection and sustainable development as a clear priority. A number of our excellent institutes have been working on these topics for a long time, whether it is research on the impact of toxic substances on humans and nature or education for ecological enterpreneurship. The principles of sustainability and environmental friendliness are also applied in the daily operation of the dozens of buildings in which the university is housed throughout the Moravian metropolis.”Prof. MUDr. Martin Bareš, Ph.D.