This publication reviews the current knowledge about what factors influence lifestyles and proposes strategies for assessing policies and developing necessary actions.
Content type: Publication
Sustainable lifestyles policy and practice: challenges and way forward
This publication focuses on exploring novel ways of thinking about alternative futures.
How can people better understand their environmental impacts: An introduction to lifestyle calculators
Paper explains the context of planetary boundaries; how people make (sustainability) decisions; and provides a summary of available types of lifestyle calculators, their strengths and weaknesses and representative examples
Global Oneness Project
Using stories as a pedagogical tool for growing minds, we bring the world’s cultures alive in the classroom. Committed to the exploration of cultural, environmental, and social issues, we offer a rich library of multimedia stories comprised of award-winning films, photo essays, and essays.
UNESCO Global Network of Learning Cities
Enabling citizens to learn throughout life has become a priority for communities around the world. Lifelong learning as the foundation of sustainable social, economic and environmental development is also at the heart of UNESCO’s learning city concept.
Hatched: The capacity for sustainable development
The aim of this e-book is to provide a representation of research findings on the topic of sustainability in an accessible form for practitioners within the public, business and wider community sectors of New Zealand.
Overcoming socio-ecological vulnerability through community-based social learning
The article investigates community-based initiatives and collective learning practices in sustainability transition processes.
Analysing the state of student participation in two Eco-Schools using Engeström’s Second Generation Activity Systems Model
This research investigates the state of student participation in the Eco-Schools programme in two selected secondary schools located in Spain and the Netherlands. The focus is on understanding the levers of student participation and of the factors leading to a whole-school approach.
Exploring Youth Entrepreneurship
The report presents good practices to promote youth entrepreneurship as a way to maintain global employment rates and provide sustained livelihood opportunities to vulnerable groups.