Leading Countries in Eco-Friendly Practices

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Written by: Chloe Walker Eco-Friendly Practices Across The Globe All around the world, both developed and developing countries are being called on to respond to the increasing challenges of climate change and pollution. Some countries, … Read More

Australia Burns

Sean GoodwinGeen categorie

Written by: Ben Lever I’ve finished my exchange semester at the VU at the end of December, and returned to my home country of Australia for Christmas. The scenes I’ve returned to have been absolutely … Read More

Planes vs Trains

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Written by: Ben Lever November 26, 2019 Flying is one of the most emissions-intensive activities the average person does. A short domestic flight generates about 1.5 times as many emissions per passenger-kilometre than driving a … Read More


Team Research Green Office VUNews, Research

New Partnerships on the Horizon… With the academic year drawing closer, the Green Office is proud to announce its most recent partnership- Partnership for Academic Impact Research (or PAIR). This new partnership with Net Impact … Read More

Green Office 5th Anniversary

Green Office Team 2019Events

This year we will celebrate the 5th anniversary of the Green Office together with VUvereniging’s De Vrije Wereld. We will reflect on the achievements of the Green Office during these 5 years and look forward to … Read More

Anna’s Garden at the Green Science Park

Green Office Team 2019News

Anna’s garden started as an initiative from team Green Science Park to create an ecological garden in the area between the main entrance of the FNWI and the circuit around the Science Park. Over time, … Read More

The New VU Foodbox

Green Office Team 2019Food

The eagle-eyed amongst you may have noticed the recent changes over at Farmed Today. Following its launch 12 months ago, founder Demba Lehrer has been consistently tweaking the Farmed Today products in order to ensure … Read More

Recipe: Beets by Foodbox

Green Office Team 2019Foodhub Recipes

After a couple of weeks of enjoying the VU FoodBox, I somehow always ended up the one vegetable that I couldn’t figure out what to do with… beets! I had never cooked with or used … Read More