Transformative Learning for Sustainable Development

Transformative Learning for Sustainable Development allows everyone to acquire the knowledge, skills, attitudes and values necessary to actively take part in shaping a sustainable future. Transformative Learning for Sustainable Development means including key sustainable development wicked issues – e.g. climate change, poverty reduction, disaster risk, sustainable consumption, refugees and biodiversity – into teaching and learning.

It also means creating participatory teaching methods and high-quality learning environment that allow for learners to co-create their world and future.

Transformative Learning for Sustainable Development promotes competencies like critical thinking, action competence, future scenarios skills and collaborative decision-making. Transformative Learning for Sustainable Development deals with curricula and learning content, pedagogy and learning environments, learning outcomes, and social transformation in formal, non-formal and in-formal settings.

Current projects

LEADERSHIP FOR TRANSFORMATIVE CHANGE

The Transformers program will inspire leaders with a wealth of methods for driving change, work with them in their transformation project, and create peer-support groups for other transformation projects and participants. The program is implemented in collaboration with leading stakeholders in civil society, private and public organizations and with three high-ranking international universities.  
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WHILE PLAYING TO CHANGE THE WORLD: THEATER AND GAMING TECHNIQUES IN SUSTAINABILITY TEACHING 

A project for teachers who want to use gaming and applied drama techniques in sustainability teaching to inspire students and let them explore complex sustainability issues in an interactive manner.
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ADVANCED REGIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMME (ARTP) IN SOUTHERN AFRICA

Capacity building to support educators to integrate Education for Sustainable Development into all areas of education in Southern Africa. 
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FISHING FOR SUSTAINABILITY

Together with small-scale fishers co-creation of ideas for how fishing tourism could be developed, in a way that contributes to healthy environments and communities on Gotland
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Last modified: 2024-01-09