Higher Education for Sustainability: A Global Overview of Commitment and Progress

Abstract: 

Higher Education is uniquely place to play a leading role in the attainment of sustainable development. This catalyst potential needs grounding, however, in a context where universities and colleges are currently seen as contributing to the sustainability crisis. 

Author/s: 
Daniella Tilbury
Publication year: 
2011

Partners

  • UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • The Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP)

Sponsored by

  • Generalitat de Catalunya
  • Ajuntament de Barcelona