Working with personal data? Are you ready for GDPR?

Blog Posts, LfS Scotland News, News Items - Thu 17th May 2018, 5:08PM

Abi Cornwall, Development Officer for Learning for Sustainability Scotland has been working through various guides to get us ready for the upcoming changes to data legislation (GDPR). Here she outlines the main themes of the compliance and asks: With the deadline for compliance fast approaching, how ready are you? 


Global Intimacy: Learning to Love Your Planet (Pete Higgins TED talk)

LfS Scotland News - Mon 15th May 2017, 12:23PM

Pete Higgins – Learning for Sustainability Scotland Director – is currently Professor of Outdoor and Environmental Education in the University of Edinburgh and is Dean in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. He is an advisor on environmental sustainability education to the Scottish Government, the UK Commission for UNESCO and other UK, European and […]


Join the LfS Scotland Steering Group

LfS Scotland News - Mon 2nd November 2015, 2:51PM

Be part of Scotland’s largest network of learning for sustainability practitioners and help shape the future work and developments by joining the LfS Scotland Stee Learning for Sustainability Scotland, Scotland’s UN recognised Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development, is looking for eight members for our Steering Group to be elected at the […]


LfS Scotland wins UNESCO award!

LfS Scotland News, News Items, RCE Network - Fri 14th November 2014, 6:04PM

We are delighted to announce that the Communities with a Common Cause Action Learning Programme, created and delivered by the LfSS Values Task Group, won an Outstanding Flagship Project Award at the 9th Global Regional Centres of Expertise on ESD Conference held in Okayama, Japan in early November. The judging panel were particularly impressed by the […]


LfSS Professional Development course – open for bookings

LfS Scotland News, Past Events - Wed 11th June 2014, 9:42AM

LfS Scotland, in partnership with the Moray House School of Education, is now taking bookings for our new Leadership for Sustainability professional development course – a one-day course for Head Teachers, Depute Head Teachers and Principal Teachers in primary or secondary schools, and local authority officers with a key role in supporting Learning for Sustainability. […]


LfS Scotland Steering Group elected

LfS Scotland News, RCE Network - Thu 24th October 2013, 12:34PM

We are delighted to announce the new LfS Scotland Steering Group are: Kate Campbell – Sustrans Geoff Fagan – The CADISPA Trust Ulli Kockel – Heriot Watt University Kirsten Leask – The Soil Association Sara Lee – Environmental Association of Universities and Colleges (EAUC) Marie Jeanne McNaughton – The University of Strathclyde Rebekah Stackhouse – […]


A name for the Regional Centre of Expertise on Sustainable Development Education – Scotland

LfS Scotland News, RCE Network - Thu 6th June 2013, 7:22PM

As the name UN University Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development is a bit of a mouthful, and RCE Scotland  doesn’t really tell anyone what the organisation is about, a new name was needed. After long debate it has finally been agreed that RCE Scotland will be known as Learning for Sustainability Scotland or LfS […]


First RCE Forum Session – Event Summary

LfS Scotland News, Past Events, RCE Network - Tue 26th February 2013, 10:30AM

On Tuesday the 19th February, the first RCE Forum Session was held at Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh. Although we made everybody work hard for their sandwiches the event was really positive and we now have a huge amount to take forward in this first stage of development. All contributions will feed into the development of the […]


RCE status achieved

LfS Scotland News, RCE Network - Wed 12th December 2012, 10:30AM

It is with great pleasure that we can announce that the RCE Scotland application bid was successful. This year there were 32 RCE applications submitted for consideration from across the world, 15 from Europe, and the UNU have acknowledged 15 new RCEs for official announcement in January 2013. This will bring the total number of […]


Our Work Plan

LfS Scotland News - Sat 27th March 2010, 6:21PM

Work plans are developed by LfS Scotland staff and the steering group, in consultation with our members. We regularly use the work plan as a template at steering group meetings to ensure we are working towards our common goals with members and partners. Strategic Plan 2015 -2020 LfSS Strategic Plan 2013-2015