Here and Now! Education for Sustainable Consumption. Recommendations and Guidelines.
The purpose of Here and Now! is to provide policymakers with an instrument to understand the importance of education for sustainable consumption in supporting other policy goals such as citizenship and democratic participation, environmental protection or energy and climate policies. It gives policymakers guidelines on how to integrate ESC into existing educational and sustainable development strategies. It also provides educators with tools and instruments in order to include ESC in curricula.
Here and Now! Education for Sustainable Consumption provides recommendations and guidelines organized into two main chapters: 1) Adressing the challenges: is meant for policymakers and contains rationale for education for sustainable consumption, including suggestions for action plans; 2) Optimizing opportunities: is aimed at educational authorities, teacher trainers, teachers and educators. This chapter contains core curriculum suggestions.