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York U launches new Academic Plan for 2020-2025

York University has approved the 2020-2025 University Academic Plan (UAP)! The UAP 2020-2025 is about coming together to create positive change for students, our campuses, and local and global communities. In a time of unprecedented trial, in the midst of a global pandemic and an international mobilization against anti-Black racism, the Plan recognizes that York […]

WebGIS UNITWIN/UNESCO Chairs Programme

Prof. Carmine Gambardella, UNESCO Chairholder on Landscape, Cultural Heritage and Territorial Governance, President and CEO of the Benecon University Consortium, including five Italian Universities, (www.benecon.it) has the pleasure to inform you that the UNESCO Chair at Benecon developed a Web-GIS including all the geographic data and information related to UNITWIN/UNESCO Chairs worldwide. We kept info […]

UNESCO Chair to lead IAU-HESD global Cluster on SDG 4

The International Association of Universities (IAU) has launched a Global Cluster on Higher Education and Research for Sustainable Development (HESD) to advocate for the key role that higher education institutions play in achieving Agenda 2030. This global endeavor directly engages universities in addressing all 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs). The IAU HESD Cluster consists of […]

Our research minute video is online. Check it out!

Check out the video on youtube. Reorienting education to address a sustainable future The UNESCO Chair research projects are carried out in a very unique way. UNESCO Chair research serves the international education community and is tailored to provide policy recommendations to UNESCO in conjunction with its strategy, recommendations and other particular activities. When developing […]

Teacher Education Around the World: ESD at the Heart of Education—Responsibilities and Opportunities Towards a Sustainable Future for All

We are pleased to inform you than a new book with a contribution from the Chair team Environmental and Sustainability Education in Teacher Education: Canadian Perspectives: Canadian Perspectives has been published by Springer. Chapter 2 Teacher Education Around the World: ESD at the Heart of Education—Responsibilities and Opportunities Towards a Sustainable Future for All.