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My Vision for Sustainability Education

Our intention is to help children explore what Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) and a sustainable future mean to them. There is no single right answer – indeed, we fully expect children’s answers to depend on their own experiences and where they live in the world.

We are looking for original answers from children who are not afraid to ‘have a go’ at considering the topic from their own unique perspectives.

Nonetheless, here are a few web resources which Teacher Champions and students may find useful:

UNESCO logo blockUNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation) – As lead agency for the UN Decade on Education for Sustainable Development and the follow-up Global Action Programme, UNESCO offers a wealth of material, including:

UN Decade of ESDNews reports and analysis – Search online for terms like ‘education for sustainable development’ to find the latest news, analysis and opinions, e.g.

Good luck!

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