Tashkent State University of Economics (TSUE) recognizes the importance of sustainability and climate action in creating a better future for our society and the environment. As an educational institution, we have a responsibility to promote sustainable practices and equip our students with the knowledge and skills needed to address global challenges. This policy outlines TSUE’s commitment to sustainability and climate action, providing a framework for integrating sustainable practices into our operations, curriculum, and campus culture.
The objectives of this policy are to:
This policy applies to all activities and operations conducted by TSUE, including but not limited to campus operations, curriculum development, research, community engagement, and procurement.
Environmental Stewardship: TSUE will strive to minimize its environmental impact by conserving resources, reducing waste, and promoting sustainable practices.
Social Responsibility: TSUE will prioritize the well-being and social equity of its community members and stakeholders, ensuring inclusivity and fairness in all sustainability initiatives.
Economic Efficiency: TSUE will seek to achieve sustainability goals in a cost-effective manner, considering the long-term economic benefits of sustainable practices.
Collaboration and Partnerships: TSUE will actively engage with stakeholders, including students, faculty, staff, local communities, government agencies, and industry partners, to foster collaboration and advance sustainability efforts.
Education and Awareness: TSUE will integrate sustainability and climate change topics into its curriculum, raise awareness among the TSUE community, and promote sustainability literacy.
TSUE will establish a Sustainability Committee responsible for monitoring the implementation of this policy, setting targets, and reviewing progress regularly.
TSUE will conduct periodic sustainability audits to assess our performance, identify areas for improvement, and ensure compliance with relevant regulations and standards.
TSUE will regularly communicate our sustainability efforts and achievements to the university community, stakeholders, and the public.
TSUE is committed to continuously improving its sustainability performance. We will regularly review and update this policy to align with emerging best practices and evolving sustainability challenges. TSUE will seek feedback from stakeholders and incorporate their input into our sustainability initiatives. We will also invest in research and innovation to explore new sustainable solutions and technologies.
All members of the TSUE community, including students, faculty, staff, and administrators, share the responsibility of implementing and upholding this policy. TSUE’s senior management will provide leadership and support for sustainability initiatives, while designated sustainability officers and teams will oversee the implementation, monitoring, and continuous improvement of this policy.
This Sustainability and Climate Action Policy reflects TSUE’s commitment to integrating sustainability into all aspects of our operations, curriculum, and community engagement. By promoting energy efficiency, waste management, sustainable procurement, and curriculum integration, we aim to create a culture of sustainability at TSUE and contribute to a more sustainable and resilient future. Together, we can make a positive impact on our environment and society.