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Criteria for ESD

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Sustainable Development

Sustainability Challenge

Impact of Human Activity on the Socio-ecological System

Population Growth

Sustainable Development Concepts

Definitions

Frameworks

Economy

Economic Development & Policy

Globalisation & Global Economic Systems

Poverty Reduction

Market Economy

Financing Sustainable Development

Consumer Behaviour & Consumption Patterns

Corporate Responsibility

Design & Manufacturing

Multinational Corporations

Triple Bottom Line

Environment

Natural Science

Laws of Nature

Science, Technology, & Applied Science

Integrated Science

Global Ecological Systems (Oceans & Atmosphere, Biosphere, Terrestrial & Aquatic Ecosystems)

Climate Change

Causes

Effects

Natural Heritage & Resources

Air & Water Quality

Renewable Energy

Biodiversity

Resources & Conservation

Ecosystem Protection & Restoration

Deforestation

Pollution

Land & Water Management

Sustainable Urbanization

Rural Development

Traffic, Transport, & Infrastructure

Agriculture & Food Production

Fresh Water

Solid, Hazardous Waste, & Sewage

Environmentally friendly Living

Ethics of Sustainable Living

Composting Recycling Carbon Footprint Energy Use

Society

Social Science & Humanities

Ethics & Philosophy

World Culture & History

Historical Context

Language (World Language Proficiency)

Geography & Demographics

Epistemology

Human Rights

Human Rights Principles

Socio-Economic Justice & Equity

Equality & Discrimination

Disenfranchised & Underrepresented Minorities

Human Security

Human Settlement

Disaster Mitigation

Nationalism

Peace & Conflict

Health

HIV/AIDS

Disease Control & Prevention

Quality of Life & Well-being

Governance

Civil Societies

Democracy

International Law & Treaties

International Organisations & Cooperation

Power & Governance

SKILLS

Cognitive Thsinking Skills

Strategic Thinking

Systems Thinking

Critical Thinking

Independent Thinking

Creative Thinking

Interdisciplinary Thinking

Future Thinking

Inquiry & Investigation

Viewing Issues from Multiple Perspectives

Viewing Issues from Local & Global Perspectives

Understanding Interdependence & Interconnectedness of Issues

Practical & Functional Skills

Technical & Quantitative Skills Data Literacy

Computational Skills & Numeracy

Technological Literacy

Process Skills

Planning & Organisation

Implementation

Evaluation Problem Solving

Risk Analysis Decision Making

Backcasting Research

Information Analysis, including Media Literacy

Interpersonal Skills

Communication Skills

Discussion, Debate, & Conversation

Negotiations Oral & Written Communication

Active Listening Skills Shared Language

Managing Self

Reflection

Motivation of Self

Participatory Skills

Self-Directed Learning

Flexibility & Adaptability

Managing Others

Teamwork

Empower People

Motivation of Others

Leadership Skills

Collaboration & Cooperation

Capacity Building & Partnership

Conflict Resolution

Managing Situations

Managing Complexity

Managing Change

Managing Uncertainty

Attitudes

Self

Self-Awareness

Self-Esteem

Self-Reliance

Self-Control

Resilience

Resourcefulness

Integrity

Courage

Curiosity

Open-Mindedness

Engagement

Lifelong Learning

Responsibility & Accountability

Empathy

Inspiration & Optimism

Values Driven

Stewardship

Holistic Viewpoint

People & Planet

International Mindedness

Culture of Non-Violence & Peace

Tolerance & Respect for Diversity

Commitment to Justice, Equality, & Equity

Commitment to Human Rights

Commitment to Participation

Human Solidarity

Understanding, Compassion & Love for Humanity

Intergenerational Responsibility

Concern for Environment & Nature

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