By its very nature, sustainability is a global challenge. The greatest societal challenge of our time is twofold. We must combat poverty and injustice; at the same time, we must take care of the local and the global environment for present and future generations.
The aim of the pilot projects is:
- to work on some themes that involve researchers across the boundaries of academic environments at NTNU
- to establish a position in relation to research programmes at the national and international level
- to help in highlighting new key areas at NTNU
NTNU aims to be an international leader on four fronts: