What's involved in the programme?

Regional Training Days

  • Teachers and students attend a local training day and gain new skills and knowledge on Sustainable Development
  • Teachers and students explore possible themes and issues to focus on for their action project
  • A regional school network is established for teachers and students to share ideas and good practice


School Workshops and Staff training

  • An ECO UNESCO officer visits each individual school and facilitates support workshops for students and teachers.
  • Supports are provided to assist groups develop a plan for their week of action. Groups may enter their project into the Young Environmentalist Awards.
  • Teachers are given support and confidence to incorporate issues of DE/ESD into their core subject
  • Students are empowered and share knowledge through peer to peer learning


Want to get involved or need more information?

If you would like more information or have any questions on ECO-UNESCO’s Learning2Change Our World Programme please contact us!

Email: learning2change@ecounesco.ie

Phone: 01 662 5491

This programme is funded by Irish Aid's WorldWise Global Schools Programme