School-students from different countries investigate environmental issues in their neighbourhood. They identify an area in their city for which they would like to take over the sustainable sponsorship and on which they would like to conduct their research. An international group of environmental scientists will guide the students through the process.
How can we interest children and teenagers in environmental protection? What happens when they experience and comprehend that this topic influences their present and future?
Greening with Goethe is an environmental project, which is based on the guidelines of Education for Sustainable Development by the United Nations. The Greening with Goethe Conference 2012 has been awarded as an official project of the UN Decade "Education for Sustainable Development (2005 - 2014)".
What is "Education for Sustainable Development"? (PDF 100KB)