Mainstreaming Environment and Sustainability in African Universities (MESA)

The Mainstreaming Environment and Sustainability in African Universities Partnership Programme championing the mainstreaming of environment and sustainability concerns into teaching, research, community engagement and management of universities in Africa. It supports the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (UNDESD); the Global Action Plan on ESD; Sustainable Development Goal 4; and Africa’s Agenda 2063.

Some achievements:

This project has been developed by The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment.The work of UNEP encompasses assessing global, regional and national environmental conditions and trends, developing international and national environmental instruments and strengthening institutions for the wise management of the environment.


United Nations Environment Programme

United Nations Avenue, Gigiri

PO Box 30552, 00100

Nairobi, Kenya


Knowledge Transmission
Sustainable Living
Level of education: 
Higher education