Education and Training: Good Practices

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Good Practice in Action for Climate Empowerment: A compilation and analysis of case studies

UNESCO Global Action Programme

UNFCCC Action for Climate Empowerment


Worldwide Education; Training; Public awareness; Public participation; Public access to information; International cooperation

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 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