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Education for sustainable development: linking learning and happiness
Place of publication | Year of publication | Collation: 
Bangkok | 2007 | 19p
ISBN 978-92-9223-146-0 (electronic)
Joel Bacha
Corporate author: 
UNESCO Office Bangkok and Regional Bureau for Education in Asia and the Pacific
Asia and the Pacific

Education for Sustainable Development programmes demonstrating the link between learning and wellbeing and happiness are beginning to emerge throughout the Asia-Pacific region. In small communities throughout the Pacific islands, for example, ESD approaches are helping to engage communities in decision-making about their own lives.

Resource Type: 
Case studies and research papers
Human rights / Human dignity
Sustainable development / Sustainability / Environmental


education for sustainable development; quality of life; international education
sustainable development; international understanding; sustainability; environmental education; global citizenship education