ACTS is a non-profit member based organisation representing higher and further education institutions within Australia and New Zealand. ACTS aims to inspire, promote and support change towards best practice sustainability within the operations, curriculum and research of the tertiary education sector.
They do this by providing resources, knowledge, developmental and networking opportunities for members and by critically challenging and supporting collaboration with stakeholders to lead sustainability innovation in the sector.
ACTS seeks to build community and business partnerships at the local, regional and international level, in order to bring together a network of people for positive engagement, capacity building and change.
Their services include:
- Coordinating the Annual ACTS Conference
- Workshops, training and professional development opportunities
- The Green Gown Australasia Awards
- Exclusive members only access to web based resources
- Region based events
The EcoCentre is the secretariat for ACTS.