Sustainable Society is one of the three main focus areas of the University of Groningen. We are a network organization and focus on societal challenges. We want to contribute to sustainable development of communities and societies at large, both regionally and globally. We connect different parties within and outside the university of Groningen and stimulate knowledge creation and dissemination.
A Sustainable Society is build on four essential pillars: (a) economic prosperity, (b) social inclusion, cohesion and justice, (c) environmental sustainability realized by (d) good governance by major social actors, including governments and business.