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Students’ Perspectives About Climate Change: Sustainable Development Goal 13

When HEIs make a visible and active commitment for SD, students recognize the need to become part of this action and, in so doing, are able to develop skills to be applied in their future daily lives as professionals and citizens. Yet again, this underlines the role played by Higher Education Institutions in achieving SD […]

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Higher education and society: co-creation opportunities for sustainability and mutual transformation?

Knowledge transfer and innovation should be at the forefront when planning the future of higher education institutions (HEIs), with a growing emphasis on close articulation with different stakeholders, namely with other universities and polytechnics, institutions linked to the health sector and the business fabric through joint project development. Ana Marta Aleixo Companies around the world […]

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Climate change Education for Sustainable Development Higher Education Integral Human Development Water

The water war: Is water a common good?

Is water a common good, when so many people still do not have the right to it? More than ever, climate change and the need for an urgent response to it are the order of the day. Although the prevention, combat and mitigation of climate change have long been discussed, news of natural and other […]

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Education for Sustainable Development Higher Education Integral Human Development Laudato Si' goals Sustainable development Sustainable development goals world peace

The spiritual dimension for more sustainable behaviours in higher education institutions

  Creativity emerges as the response of different higher education institutions to the challenge launched by the United Nations and Laudato Si’…It is based on a more holistic pedagogical change that considers not only technical skills, but also the promotion of internal and transversal competences, aiming at sustainable development including the interaction between the self, […]

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Desenvolvimento sustentável Educação para o Desenvolvimento Sustentável Education for Sustainable Development Higher Education Integral Human Development Objetivos de desenvolvimento sustentáveis Sustainable development Sustainable development goals

The role of European universities for the sustainable transformation of society

It is also essential to map the initiatives that provide a response to the different sustainable development goals and the building of bridges between educational institutions as indicated by the work of Valdés and Comendador (2022), which recommends future research on the best practices of these alliances and deepening the understanding of the differential and […]

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Educação para o Desenvolvimento Sustentável Education for Sustainable Development Higher Education Integral Human Development Laudato Si' goals Objetivos de desenvolvimento sustentáveis Objetivos Laudato Si' Sustainable development Sustainable development goals

The role played by pastoral care in higher education for the promotion of Laudato si’ and the Sustainable Development Goals

Given that university students are the next generation of leaders who will be the decision-makers and spearheads of new attitudes and values, it is essential to understand how the encyclical Laudato si’ and its objectives (Laudato si’ goals) have been disseminated in higher education, with a view to building an integral ecology that promotes the common good.

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Education for Sustainable Development Integral Human Development Laudato Si' goals Sustainable development Sustainable development goals

Sustainable Development, Sustainable Development Goals, Integral Human Development, Integral Ecology, Laudato si’ Goals and New Humanism: theoretical and conceptual framework

The importance of the conceptual framework for the development of practical initiatives serving the common home and a new humanism to foster effective and sustainable Integral Human Development.

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Desenvolvimento sustentável Educação para o Desenvolvimento Sustentável Education for Sustainable Development Higher Education Sustainable development Sustainable development goals

The sustainable development goals in higher education curricula: Where we are and where we need to go

Formal, non-formal and informal education must be reformulated to foster a sustainable society. However, it is paramount to recognize the barriers that hinder the promotion of education for sustainable development, namely the lack of teacher training in this field and even the lack of understanding of sustainability issues among higher education teachers © Ana Marta […]

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Alterações climáticas Climate change Climate refugee Higher Education Integral Human Development Refugiado climático Sustainable development

Recognition of the climate refugee for integral human development

(Foto by Hector Retamal/AFP) Ana Marta ALEIXO CADOS, Universidade Católica Portuguesa © 2022 Recognition of the climate refugee for integral human development The status of climate refugee is still not legally recognised, further complicating concerted and specific support action for these displaced persons. The scientific community calls for an international commitment to support the populations […]

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Development Integral Human Development

Sustainable Development in Higher Education From the Student Perspective

In general, higher education institutions have not yet understood their responsibility in the field of SD, meeting the SGDs and Laudato Si’s goals, notably goal 5 – Ecological Education “re-thinking and re-designing curricular and institutional reform in the spirit of integral ecology to foster ecological awareness and transformative action”, as a response to the ecological crisis by redefining and rebuilding our relationships with each other and with our common home (considering the planetary limits of all socio-economic systems and the human roots of the ecology crisis).

Ana Marta Aleixo, UCP, 2022

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