GEEP Advisory Group

Canada

Case Studies

This case study explores Student Action for a Sustainable Future, a comprehensive environmental education program for middle school students that takes place in the city of Saskatoon, the largest city in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan.

Organizations

Canadian Wildlife Federation
Council of Ministers of Education, Canada
CPAWS (Banff and Ottawa)
Ducks Unlimited - Canada
Earth Day Canada
Environment and Climate Change Canada
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Natural Resources Canada
North American Association for Environmental Education
Sierra Club (B.C.)
World Wildlife Fund – Canada

Taiwan

Case Studies

Environmental education has long been a national priority in Taiwan.

臺灣一直以來將環境教育放在首要位置。這份研究案例將探討環境教育如何在2018年更加融入國民教育成為不可或缺的一環,有哪些可借鏡之處,以及環境教育如何在臺灣正規教育體系中紮根。

This case study describes one country’s process of implementing a national environmental education act. The Taiwan Environmental Education Act (TEEA) was approved on June 5th, 2010 and went into effect the following year, on June 5th, 2011.

Organizations

Central Environmental Education Regional Center
Chinese Society for Environmental Education
Department of Comprehensive Planning, Environmental Protection Administration (EPA)
Eastern Environmental Education Regional Center
Environmental Protection Administration, ROC (Taiwan)
Northern District Environmental Education Regional Center
Southern Environmental Education Regional Center

United Kingdom

Case Studies

This case study looks at the growth of the international Eco-Schools program in Northern Ireland as well as the challenges it faces in empowering our young people to be the drivers of behavior change for a sustainable world.

Organizations

Ashden Awards
Association for Science Education
Butterfly Conservation
Centre for Alternative Technology
Council for Learning Outside the Classroom
Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs
Eco-Schools (Keep Britain Tidy)
Eco-Schools Programme
Geographical Association
Institute of Outdoor Learning
Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful
Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful
Learning through Landscapes
London Environmental Educators Forum
Manchester Environmental Education Network
National Association for Environmental Education (NAEE)
Permaculture Association
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Sustainability and Environmental Education (SEEd)
University of Bath Centre for Research in Education and the Environment
Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust

The Netherlands

Organizations

Higher Education - Students for Tomorrow
Sustainable MBO (Duurzaam MBO)
University of Wageningen

United Arab Emirates

Case Studies

This case study describes the successful work of Waterford Kamhlaba United World College, a high school in Swaziland, to develop and implement a sustainability and renewable energy plan.

This case study describes the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) Sustainable Schools Initiative, or Al Madaris Al Mustadama, which was designed to reduce the nation’s ecological footprint and help move environmental education from

Organizations

Environment Agency- Abu Dhabi

Australia

Case Studies

This case study presents an overview of ResourceSmart Schools, a well established Victorian Government program that helps a wide range of schools benefit from embedding sustainability into everything they do.

This case study explores how zoos might redevelop their education strategies to address 21st century conservation priorities while incorporating current best practices in education.

Organizations

Australian Association for Environmental Education
Zoos Victoria

Botswana

Case Studies

This case study describes a collaborative effort to integrate environmental and sustainability education into teacher education at a college experiencing water scarcity.

Organizations

Association of Environmental Clubs of Botswana
Environmental Education Association of Southern Africa (EEASA)
Kalahari Conservation Society
Mokolodi Wildlife Foundations
WENA Environmental Education and News Trust