News & Blogs: LfS Scotland Updates

LfS Scotland wins UNESCO award!

Fri 14th November 2014 - LfS Scotland Updates

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… [read more]

LfS Scotland Steering Group elected 2013

Thu 24th October 2013 - LfS Scotland Updates

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 –… [read more]

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

Thu 6th June 2013 - LfS Scotland Updates

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… [read more]

RCE status achieved

Wed 12th December 2012 - LfS Scotland Updates, RCE Network

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… [read more]

Our Background

Sun 28th March 2010 - LfS Scotland Updates

As the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development 2005-2014 (UNDESD) reached its final stages, it was time to explore the idea of what happens beyond 2014. The Decade had influenced many LfS initiatives in Scotland, showcasing Scotland as a leader in the sector. Yet, as the Decade drew to a close, it was vital that the… [read more]

Our Work Plan

Sat 27th March 2010 - LfS Scotland Updates

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. LfSS Strategic Plan 2015 -2020 LfSS Strategic Plan 2013-2015