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Learning For Our Future: Scotland's First Action Plan for the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development

DescriptionThe first wave of actions taken by the Scottish Executive over the next five years in support of the global programme to integrate the principles, values and practices of sustainable development into all aspects of education - the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development
Official Print Publication DateAugust 2006
Website Publication DateAugust 21, 2006


ISBN 0 7559 5072 0

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Introduction/Executive Summary

1. The Action Plan
What is sustainable development?
The principles of sustainable development education
What are the benefits of sustainable development education?
Learning for sustainable development within the formal education system
There are lifelong opportunities to learn
The sustainable development message is clear and easily understood
Strong networks and partnerships

2. Building on progress

3. Learning in practice
Summary of Action Points