UNESCO ESD Youth Leadership Training

UNESCO GLOBAL ACTION PROGRAMME ON ESD JOINT FLAGSHIP TRAINING PROGRAMME ON ESD     ECO-UNESCO Club of Ireland in conjunction with UNESCO, ran the 2 day GAP training on the 21st and 22nd February 2017 for the European region.  27 young people from 10 countries attended.  The training was supported by the Irish Ministry of […]

ECO-UNESCO’s Outdoor Vegetable Crop Production (L3)

What?   This programme has been designed to help enable participants to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to understand and explain pH levels in the soil, the stages of preparation required for vegetable sowing and the tools and materials required in order to grow and harvest vegetables. Participants will learn the techniques required for […]

ECO-UNESCO’s Growing Vegetables (QQI L4)

What?   The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the relevant knowledge, skill and competence to plant, grow and mantain a range of vegetables under supervision.   Objectives Participants of this programme will be able to: State the principes of crop rotation including a rationale and examples State the major factors […]

ECO-UNESCO’s Ecology and the Environment (L6)

What?   This part time programme is designed to lead to a Minor FETAC award level 6 where the learner is equipped with the knowledge, skill and competence to assist in management of the natural environment. The learner will also be supported in developing their skills in critical thinking, problem solving, performing various qualitative and […]

ECO-UNESCO’s Work Experience (QQI L5)

What? The aim of this programme isto provide learners with the opportunity to develop the knowledge, skills and competencies necessary to involve participants in the preparation and planning for their future careers and work by learning their rights and reasonability’s when working as an employee, investigating opportunities available, researching position openings and job seeking skills, […]

Learning2Change Resources

Resources Please click here for a range of useful resources on sustainability.  Useful Development Education Links  Worldwise Global Schools Irish Aid’s WorldWise Global School (WWGS) Programme is a ‘one-stop-shop’ for all post-primary schools that want to engage in Development Education issues as part of their school activity.Irish Aid’s WorldWise Global Schools programme will provide a range […]

World Earth Day

What is Earth Day? This year the Learning 2Change Our World Action Week is going to take place during the week surrounding World Earth Day. World Earth Day takes place on the 22nd of April every year. World Earth Day is a chance for environmental issues to claim the global spotlight, just for a moment. […]

Green Pathways ll – Environmental Studies & Skills

Green Pathways II – Environmental Studies and Skills    Green Pathways is funded under the MOMENTUM initiative                   What?  Green Pathways II, funded under the Momentum initiative, is your path to employment through professional environmental and motivational training, a valuable work placement experience and on the job supports. Green Pathways is […]

Copy of Junior ECO-Action Environmental Workshop Programme

Age: 4-12 (Junior Infants – 6th Class) Duration: 1.5hrs per workshop Location: Delivered as Outreach or at the Greenhouse, 17 St Andrew Street, Dublin 2 Workshops: Waste | Trees | Biodiversity | Water | Energy | World | Climate Change Cost: €120/class. 10% discount for schools who book more than 1 workshop  Materials: ECO-UNESCO will […]

Copy of Junior Sustainability Programme

Age: 10-12 (5th – 6th Class) Duration: 2hrs Location: Delivered as Outreach to schools, or at the Greenhouse, 17 St Andrew Street, Dublin 2& Biodiversity Hotspots in Dublin city centre  Cost: €160/class. 10% discount available to schools who book more than 1 workshop  Materials: ECO-UNESCO will supply any required equipment and materials for the workshop. Teachers notes will […]