Education and Training

Get inspired with stories on what governments, local councils, civil society organizations and other stakeholders are doing to strengthen education and training on climate change locally and regionally. 





Including Climate Change in National Curricula

David Saddington

The United Kingdom

Education, Action in schools, Curricula, Public awareness, Youth, Media

Local Action through Schools in Brazil

National Center for Monitoring and Alerts of Natural Disasters, Brazil

Latin America

Education; Education for Sustainable Development; Action in schools; Disaster risk reduction; Pubic awareness

Sustainable Education in Seychelles

Rainwater Harvesting in Schools

The Ministry of Education, Seychelles

East Africa/the Indian Ocean

Education; Education for Sustainable Development; Action in Schools; Water security; Children; Youth; SIDS

Mainstreaming Climate Education in Uganda

Ministry of Water and the Environment, Uganda

East Africa

Education; Education for Sustainable Development; Mainstreaming national curricula

Leveraging Funds for Teacher Training in the Dominican Republic

National Council for Climate Change and the Clean Development Mechanism, The Dominican Republic

The Caribbean

Education for Sustainable Development; Teacher training; Clean Development Mechanism; Financing

Training African Journalists across the Continent

United Nations Development Programme, The Africa Adaptation Programme


Training; Media; Public awareness; Adaptation; Capacity-building

Climate Change Education and Media Outreach in the Gambia

Ministry of Forestry and the Environment, The Gambia

West Africa

Mainstreaming natural curricula; International cooperation; Children and youth; Education for Sustainable Development

Developing Educational Material on Climate Change: Malawi’s Experience

The Malawi Institute for Education, Malawi

Southeastern Africa

National curricula; Education for Sustainable Development; Learner actions; Teacher training

Educate for the Future: Italy’s Development and Cooperation across Africa

The National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development, Italy

Europe and Africa

International Cooperation; Action in Schools; Education for Sustainable Development