[cmsms_row][cmsms_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsms_heading type=”h2″ font_weight=”normal” font_style=”normal” text_align=”center” color=”#aed957|100″ margin_top=”0″ margin_bottom=”20″ animation_delay=”0″]Green Office VU[/cmsms_heading][cmsms_text]Since 2014 the Green Office VU has been the sustainability platform at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. A university is a place where students acquire new knowledge and experiences, but also where new habits are made. Therefore universities should act as drivers of sustainability and create a cultural change; a green movement. ‘Sustainable higher education implies that the critical activities of a higher education institution are ecologically sound, socially just and economically viable and that they will continue to be so for future generations’, according to the Association of University Leaders for a Sustainable Future.[/cmsms_text][/cmsms_column][/cmsms_row][cmsms_row data_padding_bottom=”50″ data_padding_top=”0″ data_bg_parallax_ratio=”0.5″ data_bg_size=”cover” data_bg_attachment=”scroll” data_bg_repeat=”no-repeat” data_bg_position=”top center” data_color=”default” data_padding_right=”3″ data_padding_left=”3″ data_width=”boxed”][cmsms_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsms_divider width=”long” height=”1″ position=”center” margin_top=”50″ margin_bottom=”50″ animation_delay=”0″][cmsms_text animation_delay=”0″]

The founding team members

Ilyes klein    Tabitha klein

Ilyes Machkor                                    Tabitha Saliba