UN Decade for Education for Sustainable Development: Higher Education on or off course?

Author/Producer ESCalate
Contributors
  • Kate Sankey (University of Stirling)
Published in Issue 4: Ethical decision-making supports teaching, learning and research
Date Published Spring 2006
Pages 3

Summary

By Kate Sankey, University of Stirling

Description

The evidence of unsustainability is all around us. It is now acknowledged even by the greatest proponents of ‘business as usual’ that we must change to a more sustainable way of living. Global consciences are being pricked! We know that human behaviour, however it is formed or determined, is currently damaging the environment in a variety of ways – locally, regionally and globally (Ekins 2003)...