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Rethinking Education In Light of Climate Change

Exploring the education and training we will need to reduce carbon emissions and build local resilience

Friday 28 November 2008 - 9.00am - 5.00pm - € FREE - Cultivate Centre

What’s it all about? Practitioners will:

• Explore the education and training that is needed to support the reduction of carbon emissions and build local resilience

• Exchange ideas and models for building a more sustainable future.

The day includes presentations from Dr Angela Espinosa, University of Hull, Dr Stephen Sterling, Centre for Sustainable Futures - University of Plymouth, Margaret Kelly, Department of Education, Professor Peadar Kirby, University of Limerick, Gavin Harte, ESD Training Ltd., Elaine Nevin, ECO-UNESCO, Dr. John Barry, Queens University - Belfast and Davie Philip, Cultivate / Sustainable Projects Ireland.

Why attend these events?

• Share perspectives •Learn new methodologies and pedagogies • Network across sectors • Share good practice and insights • Explore the potential of Action Research • Explore the use of ICT and media in education

Who is this event for?

2nd and 3rd level educators and authorities • Further education practitionersand authorities • Development education practitioners • Community educators • Informal education sector • Policy makers and practitioners

How do i reserve a place?

There is no charge for this seminar. However, if you would like to secure a place send an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before the 19th of November.

Do you want to exhibit?

Limited space is available for relevant exhibits or projects. Be in touch with This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..