Climate change and the role of education

Hemstock, S.L., Jione, S., Charlsworth, M. and Dumaru, P. (2020) Climate change and the role of education. In: Science, Faith and the Climate Crisis. Emerald Points . Emerald, Bingley, pp. 65-78. ISBN 9781839829871

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A review of the global policy environment for climate change and sustainable development education is contextualised with a case study from the Pacific region. The case study details how Pacific island nations have opted for a regional education response to improve their prospects of adapting to climate change - their most pressing contemporary issue. The case study then details what this means in practice using a bottom-up examples of successful disaster risk reduction in Tuvalu and Fasi village, Tonga led by Anglican youth.

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Divisions: School of Humanities
Depositing User: Dr Sarah Hemstock
Date Deposited: 18 May 2020 10:43
Last Modified: 08 Jan 2021 11:26

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