7 November 2018

University for Peace will host the Earth Charter Education Conference 2019

7 November 2018 - The University for Peace (Costa Rica), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), and in particular its Earth Charter Center for Education for Sustainable Development, created to forge new paths in education for sustainable development, global citizenship education, and emerging leadership paradigms, is organizing the conference Leading the Way to Sustainability 2030, to take place from 29 - 31 January 2019 aimed to share experiences and research, generate a dialogue on a pedagogical approaches and research agenda, and advance the implementation of the SDG 4.7.

The overall objective is to bring together academics and practitioners who have been using the Earth Charter in the sphere of education (through teaching or research), to present their experiences and share their lessons learned, and how these connect with the SDG 4.7. This wil be a 3-day event with various type of activities such as keynote presentations, dialogue forums on research projects, good practice experiences, and workshops. Options for field trips after the conference will be offered as well. The conference’s main language will be English, with translation services to Spanish.

For more information about the event, please visit this website.