[Translate to English:] Competence Center for Sustainability Transformation and Responsibility (STaR)
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Sustainability Networks

STaR is involved in and represents WU at several national and international sustainability networks.


WU is committed to the Principles for Responsible Management Education. STaR is an active participant in the LEAP working group. We also represent WU at Chapter DACH.


STaR is a member of the global Network for Business Sustainability and will co-host the 5th biennial Workshop for leaders of sustainability research centres in July 2021.


StaR is a member of the Climate Change Center, a coordinating organization for the promotion of climate research in Austria.


WU is a co-founder of the Societal Impact & Global Management Alliance (SIGMA), which promotes, among things, SDGs in the virtual classroom.


STaR is actively involved in the Copernicus Alliance, a European network of higher education institutions aiming to promote sustainable development.


STaR is a partner of the EU Growth in Transition. The 3rd international conference of this initiative took place in Feb. 2016 at WU (under the former head of Sustainability Competence Center, Dr. Fred Luks).


WU is a member in the Alliance of Sustainable Universities in Austria. STaR actively contributes to the network and has co-hosted some of its quarterly meetings.


The RCE Vienna is a member of the international RCE network which consists of around 170 UN-certified science-society interfaces around the globe.