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Resource: Higher Education Paving the Way to Sustainable Development

The International Association of Universities (IAU) has launched a report of its 2016 global survey on Higher Education and Research for Sustainable Development (HESD). They surveyed 120 higher education institutions worldwide with a goal of understanding the key role higher education plays in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The results underline that universities are involved in sustainable development and integrate it in their strategic development plans. However, there is still room for progress. In this publication you will find inspiring sustainability initiatives undertaken by IAU Members worldwide, so get inspired and commit to the SDGs!


Resource: United 4 Smart Sustainable Cities

The United for Smart Sustainable Cities (U4SSC) collaborative initiative has published a new publication on “Connecting cities and communities with the Sustainable Development Goals.” Sixteen United Nations bodies contributed to the development of reports focusing on how cities can use information and communication technologies to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

For a free copy, click here.


Book: A Different Way: Living Simply in a Complex World

Mid-February (publication)
Pre-orders Open Now

A Different Way: Living Simply in a Complex World is the newest course book from Northwest Earth Institute. A Different Way will help you rediscover a way of life that’s simpler and driven by what matters most. 

This course will give you an opportunity to cultivate mindfulness and intentionality, and to connect, reflect and act on your relationship with time, technology, material possessions and media. A Different Way is currently available for pre-order and will be available in paperback and ebook in mid-February. This course is a great way to engage your community, friends, or neighbors in dialogue and action in 2017, and we hope you’ll consider organizing a course this Spring!

Click here to pre-order your copy today!  Use the code ADW5 to receive $5 off!


Sustainability: The Journal of Record

Sustainability: The Journal of Record invites you to get to know their publication: a journal that aims to be a major voice in the sustainability community. This bi-monthly publication documents sustainability programs in higher education and business; it provides the central forum for academia as well as for-profit and nonprofit institutions to share best practices and learn from one another’s progress.

International Journal of Early Childhood Environmental Education

Call for Papers: International Journal of Early Childhood Environmental Education

The International Journal of Early Childhood Environmental Education (IJECEE) is seeking papers for its next issue. Papers can include original research, advocacy articles, articles on teaching practice, resource reviews, and more. Help advance the profession of early childhood environmental education by contributing your research, experience, or point of view. Read more.