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Education for sustainable development (ESD) is implemented in a growing number of K-12 schools globally.
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Global Sustainable Development Report: Building the Common Future We Want (Prototype Edition)

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"The unabated rise in the scale of materials consumption has increased global environmental, social and economic pressures. There is increasing evidence that we are jeopardising several of the Eart...
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EUROPA - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - Sustainable Development in the EU A statistical assessment of progress in sustainable development

European Commission - Press Release details page - 12 December 2013 Are there reductions in pollutant emissions in the EU? Is there a trend towards more sustainable consumption patterns in the EU? Is life expectancy continuing to increase?
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UN News - New roadmap for UN agency stresses inclusive and sustainable industrial development

UN News - New roadmap for UN agency stresses inclusive and sustainable industrial development | Teaching Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) today adopted a new roadmap which charts the agency’s priorities for the coming years and emphasizes the need to ensure inclusive and sustainable industrial development.
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25 Compelling Reasons Why Education Is Important

While provisions of food, shelter, and healthcare are all necessary for alleviating poverty in the developing world, the most sustainable way to help a commu...
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OP-ED: A Global Green New Deal for Sustainable Development - Reuters AlertNet

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OP-ED: A Global Green New Deal for Sustainable Development Reuters AlertNet Support for agriculture should be an important feature of national stimulus packages in developing countries, with special attention to promote climate smart and...
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Over 400 UAE students work towards sustainable solutions - Emirates 24/7

Over 400 UAE students work towards sustainable solutions - Emirates 24/7 | Teaching Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Over 400 UAE students work towards sustainable solutions
Emirates 24/7
EEG conducted the workshop keeping its commitment towards the concept of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) in mind.
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ICTs and arts for sustainable development: Swedish model - Zambia Daily Mail (blog)

ICTs and arts for sustainable development: Swedish model - Zambia Daily Mail (blog) | Teaching Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Zambia Daily Mail (blog)
ICTs and arts for sustainable development: Swedish model
Zambia Daily Mail (blog)
ENTREPRENEURSHIP isconsidered an important factor to economic growth.
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Scotland tackles teaching sustainable design - Architects' Journal

Scotland tackles teaching sustainable design - Architects' Journal | Teaching Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Scotland tackles teaching sustainable design Architects' Journal The KJ Award recognises an outstanding sustainable design project by a second-year student which demonstrates evidence of ecological ideas in the project's original brief and a clear...
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How universities can plant the seeds for a sustainable society - GreenBiz.com (blog)

How universities can plant the seeds for a sustainable society - GreenBiz.com (blog) | Teaching Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
GreenBiz.com (blog) How universities can plant the seeds for a sustainable society GreenBiz.com (blog) Higher education institutions "prepare most of the professionals who develop, lead, manage, teach and work in, and otherwise influence society's...
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Growth vs development – or how can we liberate ...

Growth vs development – or how can we liberate ... | Teaching Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Growth vs development – or how can we liberate creative possibilities? Yesterday’s blog on repairability and lifecycle of products prompted a comment that it is not only objects that need to be regenerated within their life span.
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The Permanent Mission of Germany to the United Nations New York - General Assembly/2C: Statement by Germany on Sustainable Development

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(Statement as delivered by Counsellor Jan Kantorczyk at the Second Committee's Debate on Sustainable Development:)

"Thank you, Mr. Chairman.

Germany fully aligns itself with the statement made by th...
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Rural or urban? Which is the most sustainable development?

Rural or urban? Which is the most sustainable development? | Teaching Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
The ecological footprint calculator is a spreadsheet-based tool that can help planners and municipalities work out the sustainability of any given development. read more

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Bill Palladino - MLUI's curator insight, November 5, 2013 9:41 AM

A scientific approach to land use and development.  You just know that gets me all charged up!

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New Global Assessment: Maintaining rich biodiversity in and around cities is possible and can greatly improve global sustainable development on Environmental Expert

New Global Assessment: Maintaining rich biodiversity in and around cities is possible and can greatly improve global sustainable development on Environmental Expert | Teaching Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Montreal/New York -- Preservation of larger outlying green areas, green corridors that connect larger green patches, green roofs and 'brownfields', or land ...
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A Semester of Teaching Sustainability - Front Porch Republic

A Semester of Teaching Sustainability - Front Porch Republic | Teaching Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Early in the semester, I stopped by the Wichita Downtown Development Corporation, and spent a while familiarizing myself with some of the work which this decade-old organization–a non-profit corporation which works with ...
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Madison-area educators work with UW research design team on educational ... - Madison Commons

Madison-area educators work with UW research design team on educational ... - Madison Commons | Teaching Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Madison-area educators work with UW research design team on educational ...
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United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio+20 .:. Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform

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United Nations Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform - dedicated to improving the well being of present and future generations through the promotion of sustainable development.
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What's it like to run a business that donates 100% of its profits to sustainable development projects?

What's it like to run a business that donates 100% of its profits to sustainable development projects? | Teaching Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Global Ethics, the business behind One Water, gives 100% of its profits to sustainable development projects, donating more than £8m since 2005. Katharin...
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Africa: Linking Jobs, Poverty Reduction, Sustainable Development Vital for Post-2015 Agenda - UN Officials | Humanitarian News

Africa: Linking Jobs, Poverty Reduction, Sustainable Development Vital for Post-2015 Agenda - UN Officials | Humanitarian News | Teaching Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
[UN News]With myriad technological, demographic and financial factors impacting all facets of labour - perhaps even giving the idea of work an altogether different meaning in the years to come - two key United Nations bodies joined forces today to...

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Newsletter .:. Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform

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United Nations Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform - dedicated to improving the well being of present and future generations through the promotion of sustainable development.
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Culture is a basic pillar of sustainable development

Culture is a basic pillar of sustainable development | Teaching Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Culture makes up the fourth pillar of sustainability, on an equal par with the environmental, social and economic pillars which are used to define sustainability and sustainable development, believes Katriina Soini, researcher at the University of...
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Sustainable Development - Geographic Information System: a Revolution by Stealth

Sustainable Development - Geographic Information System: a Revolution by Stealth | Teaching Sustainable Development | Scoop.it

A quiet revolution is sweeping the world of development; a revolution in plain sight yet often obscured by ubiquitous familiarity. It goes by the initials GIS or geographic information system.


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Author, sustainability expert urges education, responsibility - The Collegian

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The Collegian Author, sustainability expert urges education, responsibility The Collegian In Well-Being For All, Forever: Creating the World We Want, Charles Hopkins, the co-director of the Sustainability and Education Academy in Canada, asked...
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37th Unesco General Conference to shape strategy, direction next 8 years - New Straits Times

IANS 37th Unesco General Conference to shape strategy, direction next 8 years New Straits Times It is working to increase political commitment to the EFA goals and to define the vision for education in the sustainable development goals that will...
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C2: Sustainable development

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This statement on Sustainable Development was held by Ambassador Geir O. Pedersen, Permanent Representative of Norway to the UN. Chair, Today, exactly 500 days have passed since the Rio+20 conference concluded.
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Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) - Green Growth and Sustainable Development Goals - A Development Agenda for Post-2015

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RT @aseforg: Sustainable Future for a Small(er) Planet? Interim Report launch in Seoul, Korea. Know more at http://t.co/J1lfHPm5ll
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