Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 45.28
Liaison Cynthia Philippe
Submission Date May 12, 2021

STARS v2.2

Universite du Quebec a Montreal
IN-40: Sustainability Projects Fund

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Cynthia Philippe
Sustainability advisor
Service du développement organisationnel
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Name of the institution’s sustainability projects fund:
UQAM Green Fund

Which of the following best describes the primary source of funding for the sustainability projects fund?:
Hybrid

Year the institution’s sustainability projects fund was established:
2,008

A brief description of the institution’s sustainability projects fund:

The University's Green Fund aims to financially support the initiatives of members of the university community in the area of eco-responsibility.
Goals

This fund makes it possible to encourage and contribute to the development of eco-responsible initiatives at UQAM and to encourage members of the university community to get involved in this development. supports the implementation of UQAM's Integrated Ecoresponsibility Action Plan (PAIME) with a view to achieving carbon neutrality by 2040, PAIME's flagship commitment.
Administration and management

Under the responsibility of the Vice-Rectorate for Human and Organizational Development (VRADHO), the Fund is managed by the Organizational Development Department (SDO). The Institutional Committee for the Application of the Eco-Responsibility Policy (CIME) monitors the allocation of this fund and recommends the projects to be financed.


A brief description of the multi-stakeholder decision-making process used to determine which projects receive funding through the sustainability projects fund:

The green fund selection committee is made up of 2 members of the Institutional Committee for Eco-Responsibility Policy (at least 1 student), the Assistant Director of Student Life Services and the Director of the Division of energy and the environment. The projects selected by the selection committee are approved by the Institutional Committee for Environmental Policy.


Website URL where information about the sustainability projects fund is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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The sources of funding for the UQAM Green Fund come from the budget of the University and donors (hybrid).

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