International Green Gown Awards 2016 Winners Announced

Continuous Improvement Winner Community Winner Student Engagement Winner

Winners Announced

The winners of the International Green Gown Awards were announced on 30 March 2017 at EAUC's Annual Conference which took place at Lancaster University, United Kingdom. Winning tertiary education institutions from the regional awards in the: United Kingdom and Ireland; Australasia; French speaking regions in Europe and Canada; and the Global Universities Partnership on Environment and Sustainability (GUPES) Green Gown Awards supported by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), went head-to-head to win these coveted International Green Gown Awards.

The bilingual Ceremony, hosted by Pauline Pingusson, Chef de projet Campus Responsables and delivery partner for Les Trophées des campus responsables, and Leanne Denby, President of ACTS and delivery partner for the Green Gown Awards Australasia, crowned the International Green Gown Awards winners with a video recording of the event available to the non-attending worldwide finalists.

The Press Release can be found at the foot of this page as well as the International Green Gown Awards 2016 Winners' Brochure which contains an overview of all the Winner and Finalist projects including their top project learnings along the way.

Congratulations to all of you.


The 2016 International Green Gown Award Winners are:

Continuous Improvement: Institutional Change
Winner - UK & Ireland: University of West of England, UK

Australasia: University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Francophone: INP Ensat, France

Winner - GUPES - Asia and Pacific: Fiji National University, Fiji
Australasia: The University of Queensland, Australia
Francophone: Burgundy School of Business, France
GUPES - Latin America and Caribbean: Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador
UK & Ireland: University of Salford, UK

Student Engagement
Winner - UK & Ireland: 
University of West of England, UWE and University of Bristol, UK 
Australasia: University of Waikato, New Zealand
Francophone: Aix Marseille University, France
GUPES - Europe: Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
GUPES - North America: University of British Columbia, Canada
UK & Ireland: Glasgow School of Art, UK

Visit the showcase of 500+ case studies and videos from past International and Regional Green Gown Awards Winners, Highly Commended and Finalists.