AIFS Overseas is happy to announce that we’re the primary examine overseas supplier from america to signal the CANIE Accord. This initiative is a voluntary dedication we’ve made to make vital efforts to mitigate our influence on local weather change.
CANIE (Local weather Motion Community for Worldwide Educators) is a grassroots initiative fashioned by worldwide schooling practitioners from around the globe who acknowledge the significance of stepping up and taking motion on local weather change. The CANIE Accord is designed to strengthen and speed up the worldwide schooling sector’s response to the worldwide local weather disaster.
Organizations that signal the CANIE Accord comply with the aim and precept of the initiative and decide to a minimum of 5 local weather actions spanning three or extra areas. By signing the Accord, we’re elevating ourselves as a pacesetter in schooling overseas relating to addressing local weather points. To study extra about our particular CANIE commitments and progress, you’ll be able to evaluation our signatory profile right here.
How AIFS Overseas Prioritizes Sustainability
We’re devoted to working in the direction of a carbon impartial future via our Inexperienced Initiative. The Inexperienced Initiative was began in January 2020 by International Experiences, and was expanded in January 2021 to embody all of AIFS Overseas. As a part of the AIFS Overseas Inexperienced Initiative, we intention to be carbon impartial by 2025.
The AIFS Overseas Inexperienced Initiative contains carbon offsetting flights, educating college students within the position of carbon offsetting, partaking college students with sustainable tasks native to their program vacation spot, altering our enterprise practices, and educating and dealing to share finest practices with our accomplice universities in america and overseas.