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EESD observatory report (2008)

Grierson, David (2008) EESD observatory report (2008). [Report]

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Abstract

Inspiration University: the University of Strathclyde Glasgow is the first university to reach a score of more than 9 in the EESD Observatory survey and the following is a report from that university on their efforts in EESD.