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Green Education in Media

Funded by the EU
Tampere University of Applied Sciences
Duration of project1.9.2022–31.8.2025

Supporting digital and green capabilities of the higher education sector. Creating new and joint curricula or courses.


Green Education in Media (GEM) project reconnects media curricula to today’s environmental reality, creates new sustainable media courses and supports digital and green capabilities of the higher education sector.

GEM is an Erasmus+ Cooperation Partnership between nine international partners. Together they are working on:
•     Environmental awareness and fight against climate change
•     Supporting digital and green capabilities of the higher education sector
•     Dissemination of green skills among teachers and students
•     Creating new sustainable curricula and courses
•     Digital content, technologies and practices

GEM explores these challenges from different perspectives, which will each be pursued in dedicated work-packages:
•     Alternative media learning spaces
•     Environmental Impact of Media Design & Production
•     Stories of environmental impact and climate change
•     Building an environmental media curriculum

Cooperation Partnership partners are:
•     Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF, Germany (Project Lead)
•     Tampere University, Finland
•     Tampere University of Applied Sciences, Finland
•     National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
•     University of Malta, Malta
•     Academy of Dramatic Art, University of Zagreb, Croatia
•     Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland
•     Lodz Film School, Poland
•     Institute for Art and Innovation e.V., Germany

Funding source

Erasmus+ Cooperation Partnership LS 2021-2027

Contact persons

Kirsi Karimäki
kirsi.karimaki [at]