Saturday, November 26, 2011

Video: Our Role in Education for Sustainable Development

This video is a recording of the public forum on sustainability - Responding: Our Role in Education for Sustainable Development - that took place in Regina Saskatchewan October 14, 2010.

Participants shared their ideas about how institutional practices can re-orient research and learning for sustainability.

Speakers included:

• Vianne Timmons, President of the University of Regina (forum chairperson)

• Charles Hopkins, UNESCO Chair in Education for Sustainable Development at York University

• Shauneen Pete, President of First Nations University of Canada

• Robert McCulloch, President and CEO of the Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology

• Audrey Roadhouse, Deputy Minister of Education, Saskatchewan

• Gerald Farthing, Deputy Minister of Education, Manitoba

• Bob Willard, speaker and author of resources for Sustainability Champions

• Malcolm Wilson, Director of the Office of Energy and Environment, University of Regina.

The forum was hosted by the University of Regina in partnership with Innovation Place.

© 2011, Richard Matthews. All rights reserved.

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