New Delhi, 21 September, 2019: The need for environmental education is growing rapidly as the degradation of the environment is taking place at a fast pace. Considering the escalating need, –‘International Conference on Sustainability Education (ICSE)’ was being organised jointly by Mobius Foundation, The Climate Reality Project, India in partnership with UNESCO New Delhi office at India Habitat Centre, recently.
The two-day conference was planned with a view to exploring the ways to address the challenges halting the path of sustainable education. The conference focused on sharing innovative ideas and understanding of sustainability education. More than 500 participants (Internationally and nationally) represented the multi-disciplinary and diverse group of stakeholders. Students were an integral part of the program and will be engaged through various events led by our partners like Climate Reality The project, Centre for Environment Education (CEE) and Young Reporters for the Environment (YRE). “The idea to organize this Conference came from the felt need of reorienting education towards sustainability issues in the context of the global commitment for Agenda 2030 and Sustainable Development Goals,” said Dr. Ram Boojh (Director Programmes, Former UNESCO and Environment Programme Specialist).