Sustainability Week 2023 - Tuesday, April 18

FPN & FHML Faculty Day

Welcome to the UM Sustainability Week's  Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences and Faculty of Psychology Faculty day! Our program features lectures, workshops and panel discussions on sustainability topics specific to the fields of health, medicine and psychology. Our expert panelists and workshop leaders include professionals from academia, industry, and NGOs who will share their knowledge and experiences on various aspects of sustainability in health and psychology. This is a great opportunity to learn about the latest developments and trends in sustainability, network with professionals in the field, and gain practical knowledge on how to promote sustainable practices within your profession.

Below you can find the programme. Click on the event for more information. Take note: there are overall sign up forms for the lecture blocks and the workshop blocks of the Sustainability Week. For the panel block, you can sign up by clicking on the event.


Time Event Provided by Location
  Lecture Block     
9:30 - 10:30 Opening lecture
Sustainability and Climate Change: What does it mean and why does it matter?
Green Team FPN, Hannah & UM Green Office, Jenni UNS 50 K0470
11:00- 12:00 Behavior Change Gill ten Hoor, Sanae Okamoto UNS 50 K0470
12:00 - 13:00 Planetary Health Pim Martens & Planetary Health Club Maastricht UNS 50 K0470
13:00 - 13:30

Tasting of soup
Free sampling of sustainable food options

Eurest UNS40
  Workshop Block    
13:30 - 15:30 Climate Hope Portal Ali Crighton, MSI Team Presentation Room, Sustainability Hub
14:00 - 15:15 Nature & Yoga:Connect with yourself and nature Johanna Weis Meeting point: UM Sports
16:00 - 17:30 Sustainability at FPN & FHML - Together for a more sustainable & healthy faculty and future Green Team FPN, Hannah & UM Green Office, Jenni Meeting point: Drielandenpunt UNS 40
  Panel block    
18:00 - 20:00 Panel talk: Sustainable Food UM Green Office & Landbouw Belang LBB, Maasmolendijk 24, Maastricht
20:00 - 21:00 Network Drinks Landbouw Belang LBB, Maasmolendijk 24, Maastricht