Global and regional networks to promote education for sustainable development in TVET

Rupert MACLEAN, Margarita PAVLOVA

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Abstract

Global and regional UNESCO (United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization) sponsored networks are very active in the Asia Pacific region in promoting environmental education and education for sustainable development with particular reference to Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) development. This paper examines the powerful impact of the UNESCO networks in Asia Pacific in promoting Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) and TVET, with particular reference to the role of intergenerational learning and transformative leadership to promote and achieve sustainable futures. Copyright © 2014 Wageningen Academic Publishers.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIntergenerational learning and transformative leadership for sustainable futures
EditorsPeter Blaze CORCORAN, Brandon P. HOLLINGSHEAD, Heila LOTZ-SISITKA, Arjen E. J. WALS, Joseph Paul WEAKLAND
Place of PublicationNetherlands
PublisherWageningen Academic Publishers
Pages369-375
ISBN (Print)9789086868025, 9789086862528
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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technical education
vocational education
Vocational Education
UNESCO
sustainable development
environmental education
education
leadership
learning

Citation

Maclean, R., & Pavlova, M. (2014). Global and regional networks to promote education for sustainable development in TVET. In P. B. Corcoran, & B. P. Hollingshead (Eds.), Intergenerational learning and transformative leadership for sustainable futures (pp. 369-375). Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers.