Education for Sustainability

Citizens Summit on Sustainable Development

On March 24-25, the US-Canada Citizens Summit on Sustainable Development will bring together citizen organizations and networks, educators, government policymakers, business representatives, youth and others across North America to review progress towards sustainability since the 1992 Earth Summit and to identity the key p

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Celebrate Buy Nothing Day

Perhaps you managed to overcome the temptation to take advantage of all those great deals sweeping across the mass media in celebration of "Black Friday" -- the official launch of the Christmas shopping season.

MD is first state to require environmental literacy

Yesterday Maryland became the first state in the country to include environmental literacy as a requirement for high school education.


University of Florida NGO/PVO Day

The University of Florida International Center (UFIC) is hosting “University of Florida's NGO/PVO Day: Extending International Collaboration and Networking” to increase awareness of non-profits and private voluntary organizations.

Green California Summit

The annual Green California Summit has become an essential resource to support their efforts to meet the challenges of managing energy and water resources, and to create clean and sustainable communities throughout the state.

UNEP North American Civil Society Consultation

The United Nations Environment Program's Regional Office for North America (UNEP-RONA) invites concerned members of North America's civil society organizations to attend this consultation, in preparation for the UNEP Governing Council/Global Ministerial Environment Forum (GC/GMEF), scheduled for 24-26 February 2010, in Bali, Indonesia.