Education for Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship (ESDGC)

The WEA sees commitment to education for sustainable development and global citizenship (ESDGC) as integral to its mission. Through WEA work and actions the aims are to: 

  • Respect and value diversity
  • Act to make the world a more sustainable place
  • Raise awareness of the wider world and interdependence
  • Engage in global citizenship
  • Promote an understanding of how the world works economically, politically, socially, culturally, technologically and environmentally
  • Promote an understanding of the community at a range of levels from local to global

But what is ESDGC?