ENGAGEMENT & EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABILITY
Living Mosman State of the Environment Report 2011–12
Snapshot of the Local Environment – Indicators The following indicators have been chosen to measure Council’s progress in achieving these objectives. 2008/09
Total number of environmental programs (workshops, events, surveys) delivered to the community
Total number of environmental programs (workshops, events, surveys) delivered to Council staff.
Change from previous year
Response – Key Achievements Council has been actively encouraging Council staff and the community to become more involved in sustainability and local environmental initiatives. Key achievements include: • Conducting a Community Environment Survey to better understand the community’s environmental perceptions and priorities; • Establishing a sustainability e-newsletter for Council staff; • Hosting a series of sustainability workshops and events for the community each year as part of the Living Environment Program;
• Participating in the CEE Change project to help embed sustainability across Council operations; • Establishing a sustainability e-learning module for Council staff; • Adopting a Sustainable Event Management Policy for Council and community events; • Establishing the “Food 4 Thought” lunchtime sustainability workshop, video and lecture series for Council staff.
Mosman’s Big Lunch
Published on Nov 22, 2012
The State of the Environment report gives an insight into all aspects of the natural and cultural environment in Mosman and its region: the...