Dissemination of Sustainable Development on Universities Websites'

Egle Katiliute, Asta Daunoriene
2015 Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences  
Undeniably sustainable development issues became mostly discussed issues in higher education field. Universities declare their commitment to sustainable development. Concurrently they take part in transparency actions for sustainable society's development and dissemination of particular outcomes (what has been done) in order to engage multiple stakeholders. However rapid grow of innovative technologies importance in universities' daily life usually does not act as sustainability information
more » ... ity information dissemination channel. Considering to this problem, paper examines which internet resources are used by universities to disseminate sustainability issues and what kind of information is presented on it. To analyze raised questions authors adapted Capriotti and Moreno (2007) tool, which was tested with Lithuanian universities official internet sources. Research findings show that universities websites perform mainly static function, focusing on the content of presentation without possibilities to move on dialogue with multiple stakeholders.
doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2015.04.337 fatcat:s2tkhzop55bfbcnugmrqcc7eci