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Learning for Sustainable Development

Organisations: Linneaus University, Sweden



The course ‘Learning for Sustainable Development’ at Linnaeus University aims to introduce sustainable development and build competencies in ESD for University staff from all faculties. The course provides tools and inspiration to integrate sustainable development in to teaching and learning.

ESD Focus

The course rests on an ESD approach aligned with UNESCO’s framework with an emphasis on participation in the learning process as well as the importance of multi- or interdisciplinarity.

Professional Development Approach

The course provides staff with professional learning in ESD, through concrete projects for integration of sustainable development connected to their work, supported by mentoring and exchanges with other course participants.

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