Sustainable FCT NOVA


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The project, a world pioneer, consists of a digital platform that aims to promote good practices and civic participation to help municipalities to meet the sustainable development goals for 2030 defined by the UN.


NOVA, through NOVA School of Science and Technology, will develop two actions within the scope of this project in the context of carbon neutrality and sustainable construction in tourist developments.

bandeira verde

NOVA School of Science and Technology will continue to work to renew this distinction, with more activities and ambitious goals, in order to make our community and our campus progressively more sustainable. 

World Environment Day; Sustainable Procurement; Future of the Planet

On June 5th, World Environment Day, the Environment Department (DCEA) of FCT NOVA streamlined activities on “Sustainable Public Procurement” and visions on the “Future we want for the Planet”!

The Planet we want for the 21 century!

The debate will take place on June 5th, from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm, with live transmission on FCT NOVA's Facebook and Instagram page, moderated by Júlia Seixas, professor, researcher, and president of the Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering of FCT NOVA.

ERP Eco Sustainability Award 2019-2020

This is yet another recognition of the Faculty's effort and commitment to design a more sustainable campus.

CO2 Ucibio

The results published in the scientific journal ACS Catalysis indicate new ways to solve one of the biggest current challenges for the planet's sustainability: carbon neutrality.

ODS Agenda 2030 UN

The community awareness campaign started on March 4th, World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development.

Involvement; Participation

The Sustainable FCT NOVA initiative opened an online suggestion form designed to receive contributions from campus users.

Pacto Português para os Plásticos

The Portuguese Pact for Plastics is a collaborative initiative that aims to lead by example and serve as an inspiration in the movement of transition from plastics to a circular economy

SLB; Ecocenter; Sustainability

Sustainable FCT NOVA team visited the Sport Lisboa e Benfica Ecocenter to learn and share experiences from the perspective of waste management.

 São Cristóvão church

The work wants to solve problems in the material preservation of the culture heritage. Museum pieces are subject to deterioration depending on the conditions under which they are stored, whether or not they are displayed or archived.