Details for Universidade Tecnologica Federal do Parana - UTFPR
Type of Organization
Type of Education
Technical, Undergraduate, Post Graduate, Doctoral
Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
Sign Up Date to PRME
20 Oct 2011
Current Sharing Information on Progress Report Submission
31 Oct 2017
Sharing Information on Progress (2017)
Period Covered: Jan 2015 to Jan 2017
This report demonstrates the results obtained by UTFPR in the fulfillment of its mission: To develop technological education of excellence through teaching, research and extension, interacting in an ethical, sustainable, productive and innovative way with the community for the advancement of knowledge and society
Achievements Curriculum Integration in the Field of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability
The institution has signed the "AGENDA 21 University Pact" organized by the Secretary of State for Environment which aims to promote environmental attitude, energy and resource-efficient thinking and management. Since 2005, the institution is one of the members of the Curitiba RCE (Regional Center of Expertise) in education for sustainable developement, part of the United Nations University (UNU) network programme based on the "UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development, 2005- 2014".
Achievements Research Development in the Field of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability
The Institution has open its Green Office in 2009 which is responsible for the development and implementation of the environment management programme of the Campus. The Green Office´s headquarter is also the first sustainable buildinng of the institution build in partnership withe more than 40 companies and it is a "living laboratory" to test green materials and green technology. The researches are conducted by master students.