Climate, biodiversity and circularity are important, overarching themes in WUR’s operations. WUR carefully considers the social impact of all decisions that are made in these areas.
View WUR’s sustainability approach for each of its themes
In our Strategic Plan 2019-2022 (and the update 2022-2024) we give priority to promoting the vitality of staff and students, to offer healthier and more sustainably produced food in our canteens, and to reduce our food waste.
WUR in sustainability rankings
In the 2023 GreenMetric ranking, Wageningen University & Research is in first place, for the seventh consecutive time, making it the greenest and most sustainable university in the world.