LfS: Connections with Nature conference 12 May 2017

Connection to Nature Task Group, News Items, Task Group News - Mon 1st May 2017, 1:27PM

The 12th of May is getting closer and closer but it’s not too late to book your place if you haven’t already done so. We now have a confirmed Programme for the day – have a look at it HERE. And if you would like to book your FREE place before it’s too late – have […]


UNESCO’s Aaron Benavot speaks at LfS Scotland’s AGM

Annual General Meetings, Membership, News Items - Tue 24th January 2017, 11:02AM

Education for People and Planet LfS Scotland members were privileged to hear from Aaron Benavot, Director of the new Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report by UNESCO at our 2016 AGM held on 19 January 2017. He spoke about the potential for education to propel progress towards all the Sustainable Development Goals outlined in the UN’s […]


Announcing the new Steering Group members & AGM update

Membership, News Items, Steering Group - Mon 23rd January 2017, 4:42PM

The Annual General Meeting was held on Thursday 19 January at the University of Edinburgh, Moray House School of Education. This year’s theme was Transforming our World – education and learning that responds to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. Over sixty members came to join in the discussion and to explore the future work of Learning for Sustainability […]


UK implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals inquiry response

News Items, Policy Advice and Responses - Fri 4th November 2016, 4:49PM

View the official and complete parliamentary response document here.


LfS Scotland’s Response to the Environmental Audit Committee consultation

News Items, Policy Advice and Responses - Tue 27th September 2016, 12:22PM

The Environmental Audit Committee consultation for 2016 was on The Sustainable Development Goals and the United Kingdom. Learning for Sustainability Scotland produced an official response and it is now available to read (along with our other policy documents) by clicking here.    


Registration open for Sustainable Scotland Network Conference on 1 November 2016

News Items - Mon 19th September 2016, 9:30AM

Taking place on 1 November 2016, the SSN conference – Public Sector Climate Action: Pathways to 2030 is now open for bookings. The SSN conference is the meeting place for public sector professionals working to improve Scotland’s response to climate change and to promote sustainable development. It brings together representatives from Scotland’s public sector plus […]


16 – 23 September is Climate Week

News Items - Fri 16th September 2016, 9:00AM

Climate Week, 16 – 23 Sept Climate Week is a new Scottish Government-led national campaign to raise awareness and inspire action on climate change. Public bodies are invited to participate in Climate Week by hosting events and activities highlighting the importance of reducing emissions and adapting to a changing climate. It aims to engage and inspire, […]


Are you taking part in The World’s Largest Lesson?

News Items - Thu 15th September 2016, 12:30PM

This year’s theme is the Sustainable Development Goals – 17 goals looking to end extreme poverty, fight inequality & injustice and to fix climate change over the next 15 years. These goals are for everyone – no matter how young and you can introduce the key themes of the SDGs by taking part in The World’s Largest […]


Meet our newest, and youngest, blog article writer Heather Cameron

Blog Posts, News Items - Mon 13th June 2016, 1:18PM

Learning for Sustainability Scotland is delighted to introduce the newest member of the Blog article writing team. Heather is a 16 year old student at Dunbar Grammar School, and a Member of the Scottish Youth Parliament for East Lothian. During 2015, she was one of the 15×15 year old Action/2015 ambassadors for the UK, which was a […]


New Report sets out the Vision for Learning for Sustainability in Scotland’s schools to 2030 and beyond

LfS in Schools, LfS in Schools task group, News Items - Tue 7th June 2016, 12:11PM

Vision 2030 +, the Learning for Sustainability National Implementation Group’s concluding report  has been published,  setting out  a Vision for Learning for Sustainability in Scotland’s schools to 2030 and beyond. The report establishes convergence between LfS and the 2015 UN Sustainable Development Goals as a direction for further policy development to 2030 (the 15-year period […]