Overall Rating Bronze
Overall Score 43.00
Liaison Sandra Caeiro
Submission Date April 5, 2019
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STARS v2.1

Universidade Aberta
EN-14: Participation in Public Policy

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.00 / 2.00
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Does the institution advocate for public policies that support campus sustainability or that otherwise advance sustainability at the municipal/local level?:
No

A brief description of how the institution engages in public policy advocacy for sustainability at the municipal/local level, including the issues, legislation, and ordinances for or against which the institution has advocated:
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Does the institution advocate for public policies that support campus sustainability or that otherwise advance sustainability at the state/provincial/regional level?:
No

A brief description of how the institution engages in public policy advocacy for sustainability at the state/provincial/regional level, including the issues, legislation, and ordinances for or against which the institution has advocated:
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Does the institution advocate for public policies that support campus sustainability or that otherwise advance sustainability at the national level?:
No

A brief description of how the institution engages in public policy advocacy for sustainability at the national level, including the issues, legislation, and ordinances for or against which the institution has advocated:
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Does the institution advocate for public policies that support campus sustainability or that otherwise advance sustainability at the international level?:
No

A brief description of how the institution engages in public policy advocacy for sustainability at the international level, including the issues, legislation, and ordinances for or against which the institution has advocated:
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A brief description of other political positions the institution has taken during the previous three years (if applicable):
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A brief description of political donations the institution made during the previous three years (if applicable):
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The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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The Open University finds in Local Learning Centers (CLA) a way of establishing partnerships with local entities, namely at the level of municipal councils and also influencing the educational offer in terms of local sustainable development, regarding the lifelong learning of adults. See examples in Reguengos de Monsaraz municipality, the inclusion of the Open University in the educatinal municipal council, supporting the municipality governing bodies.

http://www.cm-reguengos-monsaraz.pt/pt/site-servicos/educacao/cme

See other example in Ansião municipality, in this regard the CLA develop actions and seminars directed to the population and sponsored by the respective chambers including topics related to sustainability. This is made throug the celebration of protocols between the Open University and the municipal councils, focusing on the lifelong learning issues.

http://www.cm-ansiao.pt/PT/noticias/690/protocolo-entre-o-municipio-e-a-universidade-aberta

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