The INEX Green.Building.Solutions. summer university was awarded as UN-Decade-Project in the UN-Decade “Education for sustainable development” (2005-2014) by the austrian UNESCO-Commission.
The recognition of official austrian decade projects takes place twice a year and has to fullfill all three dimensions of sustainabilty: economical, ecological and social matters.
The projects which receive the award are selected by a jury of the austrian UNESCO commission which is comprised by members of the ministry of education, the arts and culture, the ministry of life and the austrian development agency. The aim of austrian decade projects ist to implement education for sustainable development on the spot and the award helps to make the protagonists and their work visible.