Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability

Organization's name: Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability
Organization's acronym: ACTS
Former Name(s): ZAP
Headquarters address  
Address: c/-Griffith University Ecocentre
170 Kessels Rd
Nathan, Queensland, 4111
Phone: +61 7 37357992
Fax: ZAP
Web site:

Organization type: Association
  • English

Contacts & Participation:

First Name:

Last Name:

Contact Type:

Leanne Denby Head of Organization
Hongwei Tan
Eui-Soon Shin


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Sustainable Development:
  • Education
Geographic scope: Regional
  • Oceania
Country of activity:
  • New Zealand
  • Australia
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 2006
Year of registration (YYYY): 2006
Organizational structure: ACTS is governed by an active Executive Board, consisting of University and TAFE colleagues from across Australia. Supporting the Executive Board are a number of Regional Directors, also colleagues from the tertiary sector, each of whom take ACTS forward at the regional (or state) level. ACTS is also guided by an international Advisory Board, consisting of experts in the education field, as well as representatives from government, student organisations and other NGOs.
Number and type of members: ACTS currently has 34 institutional members (Universities, TAFEs and Polytechnics from Australia and New Zealand); 4 affiliate members (NGOs and associations); and 2 corporate members.
Affiliation with NGO networks: Affiliated with EAUC (UK); AASHE (USA/Canada) and ISCN (International)
Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues

Additional Information

Main Objective

Special Event / Application for Consultative Status with ECOSOC