Germany

UNESCO Chair in Higher Education for Sustainable Development (687), established in 2005 at the University of Lueneburg (Germany).

Fields/Disciplines

Sustainability for university education and its implementation in research and education.

Objectives

  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation in the fields of sustainability for university education and its implementation in research and education.
  • It will serve as a means of facilitating collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teaching staff of the University and other institutions in Germany and elsewhere in Europe, and in other regions of the world.

Host Institution

Partnership

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Education, Social and Human Sciences.

Document

Progress report 2009 (short version)

Event 2011

4th International Conference on Higher Education for Sustainable Development: "Higher Education for Sustainable Development: Moving the Agenda Forward"

 

Contact

Dr. Gerd Michelsen, Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Institute for Environmental and Sustainability Communication
UNESCO Chairholder
E-Mail address - unesco(at)uni-lueneburg.de
Work Phone - 49(0) 41 31/677 2839
Fax - 49(0) 41 31/677 2819
Street - Scharnhorststr.1
City - Lueneburg
Postal Code - 21335
Country - Germany