UEMF finalist for “The Green Gown Award” for its exemplary sustainable development initiatives

Miscellaneous announcements

The Green Gown Award or commonly known as "The Green Gown Award" is an award that recognizes outstanding sustainability initiatives undertaken by universities and colleges around the world. It is organized in partnership with the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and supported by the AUF, the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) and the International Association of Universities (IAU).

This year, 56 finalists were selected and they represent 19 countries around the world. Among them, we find five establishments that are members of the Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie:


  • In Canada : HEC Montreal


  • In France : Institut Mines-Télécom Nord Europe


  • In Morocco : Euromed University of Fez (UEMF)


  • In Mexico : National Autonomous University of Mexico and Veracruzana University


The announcement of the winners is scheduled for July 6, 2022 during a virtual ceremony for the International Green Gown Awards, as part of a United Nations High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development.

To register for the awards ceremony : click here

To find out more about the price of the Green Dress : click here

Source: Agence Universitaire de la francophonie.