UNESCO, 2011by: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
This publication sets out the opportunities and emerging challenges in the area of sustainable development, and identifies innovative means for addressing them.
The diverse voices in this book demonstrate that reorienting education systems in line with the principles of sustainable development is essential for helping learners to understand and act upon such threats as climate change, poverty, food scarcity and the loss of biodiversity.
Building the sustainable world of tomorrow requires concrete action today. This book provides some answers as to how, through education, we can prepare a better future for all.