ULSF is the Secretariat for signatories
of the Talloires (pronounced Tal-Whar) Declaration.
What is the Talloires
Composed in 1990 at an international conference in Talloires, France, this is the first official statement made by university presidents, chancellors, and rectors of a commitment to environmental sustainability in higher education. The Talloires Declaration (TD) is a ten-point action plan for incorporating sustainability and environmental literacy in teaching, research, operations and outreach at colleges and universities. It has been signed by over 400 university leaders in over 50 countries.
- the original
French (PDF, 15KB)
Russian (PDF, 71KB)
Spanish (PDF, 13KB)
Form (PDF, 29KB)
signed, the challenge of the Talloires Declaration is implementation.
what other universities and colleges have done.
A brief history of the Talloires Declaration.
and Declaration of the Presidents Conference (1990)
Talloires Declaration Signatories List
The up-to-date international list.