05/04/2011

HYDRIA chosen as an outstanding example linking ESD and Culture by UNESCO

The website of HYDRIA has been chosen as an outstanding example of work bridging "Education for Sustainable Development" (ESD) and Cultural practices!!!

In September 2011, the Project Linking Culture, Education and Sustainability: Good Practices and Experiences from Around the World” was established by UNESCO as a contribution to the UN Decade in Education for Sustainable Development. The Project has sought to investigate what constitutes best practice in the areas of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) and culture. A Project website has been developed to offer an opportunity for policy-makers and practitioners to learn more about the relationships between ESD, cultural diversity and intercultural dialogue. It showcases a wide range of projects, from across the globe, which are rich in detail and innovative in terms of how they have integrated culture components in ESD.

Read more on UNESCO project: http://insight.glos.ac.uk/SUSTAINABILITY/UNESCOCULTURE/.