LYY participates actively on environmental and development cooperation affairs at the University of Lapland. One board member of LYY has been named to represent these topics in the board. The board member responsible for environmental and development cooperation affairs organises events and works closely with the section of free time activities. Ylioppilaskuntamme osallistuu aktiivisesti kehitysyhteistyöstä ja ympäristöstä huolehtimiseen.
Towards the Fairtrade University
LYY is working on achieving a Fairtrade University certificate to the University of Lapland. As a Fairtrade University, LYY seeks to support Fairtrade and is using Fairtrade products in LYY events and meetings.