Greening Education Conference

06 August 2010 | News story

The annual International Event on Greening Education will be held 27-29 October in Karlsruhe, Germany. The focus is on ecologizing curriculum, greening courses and creating low carbon education institutions.

A three-day International Event on Greening Education will be held from 27th to 29th of October 2010 in the "green" city of Karlsruhe, Germany. This event will take participants through the need for greening education and then discuss effective initiatives that can be taken to translate “education for sustainability” in to actions. Participants include:

  • academia
  • education and environmental policy makers
  • senior members of academic institutions
  • representatives of government and non-governmental organisations
  • international development agencies
  • sustainable development and environmental management professionals

Further to the knowledge sharing on greening education including topics such as ecologizing curriculum (incorporating sustainability), greening of courses and creating low carbon education institutions; the upcoming event also provides an excellent networking opportunity with academia, sustainable development practitioners and other stakeholders in Europe and beyond. An excursion (optional) on Saturday the 30th of October, 2010 is planned which will also provide an additional and informal networking opportunity.

 

You are cordially invited to attend this international event and/ or nominate the member(s) of your institution.

 

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Sincerely,
Organizing Committee
International Greening Education Event
Etech Education for Sustainability Initiative
Karlsruhe, Germany

Email: mail@etechgermany.com
Web: www.etechgermany.com