An important aspect of an event’s sustainability performance is its enduring legacies such as demonstrating sustainability-in-action, encouraging changing behaviors, and leaving new skills and resources with the host community.

This guide gives you our top twelve legacies we encourage events consider leaving behind.

  • Legacy One: Eat Sustainable Food
  • Legacy Two: Conserve Energy
  • Legacy Three: Use Renewable Energy
  • Legacy Four: Use Public Transport, Walk/Cycle
  • Legacy Five: Offset Air Travel GHGs
  • Legacy Six: Be Waterwise
  • Legacy Seven: Reduce Waste
  • Legacy Eight: Divert Waste
  • Legacy Nine: Go Bottled Water-Free
  • Legacy Ten: Buy Sustainable Stuff
  • Legacy Eleven: Knowledge and Skills
  • Legacy Twelve: Support Campaigns 


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