Sustainability at APS

One of the goals at APS is that is in line with our mission of supporting groups and individuals in need, is that our research and education strives to contribute to sustainable development. We have research, study programs and campus operations that support all the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

Projects supporting SDGs

We have:

We understand sustainability also as contributing towards equal access and therefore we financially support yearly UNESCO JK Chair international summer schools within the UniTwin UNESCO Chairs network and we fund our own UNESCO Janusz Korczak Chair in Social Pedagogy. UNESCO JK Chair International Summer School 2022 (aps.edu.pl)

We dedicate resources to a number of initiatives that support SDGs.

  • Students Unions
  • Free psychological and legal support  
  • Mediator
  • Anti-mobbing procedures
  • Ombudsman for Ethics and Academic Ethos
  • Disciplinary Ombudsmens 
  • Working group for Equality
  • Working group for Ecology 
  • Advisory Board for Sustainable Development and Social Responsibility
  • Volunteers' schemes in support of the community 
  • Special support schemes for people with disabilities, Rector's representative for people with disabilities

We adhere to high ethical standards, with codes of ethics for academic teachers, students and administration. We also have our own Ethical Committee for Scientific Research.

We take part in the national working group for sustainable development at universities at the Ministry of Development Funds and Regional Policy Grupa robocza ds. społecznej odpowiedzialności uczelni - Ministerstwo Funduszy i Polityki Regionalnej - Portal Gov.pl (www.gov.pl)

For more information - http://www.aps.edu.pl/uczelnia/kodeksy-etyczne/

Specialist Coordinator for Social Responsibility and Sustainable Development
Mrs. Aleksandra Borycka-Dziekańska

contact by email: aboryckadziekanska@aps.edu.pl

dedicated office hours: Monday-Tuesday 7.00-15.00 room 1110 building A.