M'illumino di meno 2021

The RUS - Network of Universities for Sustainable Development joined "M’illumino di meno", the day of energy saving and sustainable lifestyles launched by the Rai Radio2 Caterpillar program, scheduled for Friday, March 26 and dedicated to the " Jumping of species", meaning that ecological evolution in our way of life that we absolutely must make to get out better from the pandemic.

M'illumino di meno 2021 wants to tell the small and large "jumps of species" in our lives. Those already made and those planned: from mobility to living, from food to the circular economy. A series of themes cherished by the Network of Universities for Sustainable Development.

From 19 to 26 March, each University that has joined the initiative promoted by RUS has launched an awareness campaign on social networks, stimulating the university community to share photos and videos that tell of their own personal leap of species and desired ecological evolution, which could stimulate greater sustainability of the University on one or more of the proposed areas: Mobility, Home, Food, Circular Economy, Energy, Nature, Free Hop (the personalized leap of species, if you do not find yourself in the others).

Download the press release (Italian only).

Universities participating in the RUS initiative for M'illumino di meno: Libera Università di Lingue e Comunicazione - IULMPolitecnico di Milano, Politecnico di Torino, Università Ca' Foscari Venezia, Università degli Studi di Cassino e del Lazio Meridionale, Università degli Studi di Ferrara, Università degli Studi di Genova, Università degli Studi di Messina, Università degli Studi di Parma, Università degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata", Università degli Studi di Siena, Università degli Studi di Torino, Università degli Studi di Udine, Università del Piemonte Orientale, Università della Calabria, Università Iuav di Venezia, Università per Stranieri di Perugia.

RUS Universities that have independently organized initiatives for M'illumino di meno: Università degli Studi di Brescia.

Prof. Patrizia Lombardi, President of the RUS and Vice-Chancellor of the Politecnico di Torino, told in the episode of Thursday, March 25 of the transmission of Rai Radio 2 "Caterpillar" the small and large leaps of species of the Universities of the RUS within the initiative "M'illumino di Meno".
Listen to her contribution from minute 29:10.
Prof. Raffaele Zinno, RUS delegate of the Università degli Studi della Calabria, also spoke during the April 8 episode of the Rai Radio 2 "Caterpillar" program.
Listen his contribution from minute 00:41:15.

The most relevant contributions of the RUS Universities