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COP15: United Nations Climate Change Conference, Copenhagen

2009-12-07 00:00
2009-12-18 00:00

The ambition of the Danish government is that the COP15 conference in Copenhagen will result in an ambitious global agreement incorporating all the countries of the world. For daily updates, visit Denmark's official conference site:

Contributors/Reviewers for the Prescott School's New Journal of Sustainability Education

The Institute for Sustainable Social Change and The Prescott College PhD Program in Sustainability Education
The Journal of Sustainability Education (JSE) serves as a forum for academics and practitioners to share, critique, and promote research, practices, and initiatives that foster the integration of economic, ecological, and social-cultural dimensions of sustainability within formal and non-formal educational contexts.

Reminder: Walking the Talk Quarterly Meeting November 23

You are invited to attend a Walkingthetalk Networking meeting to
connect folks working on Sustainability Education in the region.

The meeting will be held at SFU - Harbour Centre RM 2245 on Monday
November 23rd - 2:00-4:30pm with a social afterwords at Steamworks.


1. Walkingthetalk Updates

2. Roundtable Introductions and Updates

3. Partnerships

4. Moving Forward

4:30 - Social at Steamworks

Please use this doodle link to RSVP and indicate your ability to attend this meeting:

New UN Report: Mid-Decade review of UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development

The UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (DESD, 2005-2014), offers an opportunity to rethink the manner in which we approach global challenges. Since its international launch in New York on 1st March 2005, the DESD has made considerable progress in terms of concrete activities and actions on the ground. Apart from the regional and national launches, progress has been achieved in both institutional and programmatic areas at international, regional and national levels. However, given the scale and severity of the global challenges we face, much still remains to be done.

RCE Launch and Community Dialogue on Education 2010

What is Walking the Talk? A Community Dialogue on Education was held on May 19, 2010 at SFU’s Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue in Vancouver. Building on the success of the BC Working Group on Sustainability Education summits in 2007 and 2009, the 2010 dialogue marked a significant milestone in the evolution of the Walking the Talk project: being officially chartered as the B.C./North Cascades Regional Centre for Expertise for Education on Sustainable Development (RCE) by the United Nations University.