FULL REPORT

 

PREFACE

 

INTRODUCTION

 

CHAPTER 1

Environmental Education and Education for Sustainable Development:

Evolution and Global Trends

Ahmed Gaber, Djihan Hassan, Hayam El Sherbiny, Mariam William

 

CHAPTER 2

Education for Sustainable Development in the Arab Countries

Djihan Hassan, Ahmed Gaber, and Hayam El Sherbiny

 

CHAPTER 3  - Arabic Version

Environmental Education in Arab Universities

Riyad Y. Hamzah

 

CHAPTER 4  - Arabic Version

Environment in Arab Schools Curricula

Riham Refaat Abdelaal and Charbel Mahfoud

 

ANNEX 1  - Arabic Version

Introduction to Environment and Sustainable Development

Proposed Course Syllabus

 

ANNEX 2

Global Environmental Challenges

Ibrahim Abdel Gelil

 

ANNEX 3

UNEP’S GEO-6 Key Messages

 

CONTRIBUTORS

 

ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS

 

ARABIC SUMMARY

 

 

LIST OF OPINIONS AND CASE STUDIES

·           WHAT PISA TELLS US ABOUT THE ENVIRONMENTAL AWARENESS AND OPTIMISM OF 15-YEAR-OLDS IN OECD COUNTRIES? ALFONSO ECHAZARRA AND FRANCESCO AVVISATI

·           UN ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME PERSPECTIVE ON ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION SAMI DIMASSI

·           ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION LEBANESE SCHOOL CURRICULA DR. NADA OWEIJANE

·           THE ROLE OF NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS IN ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION DR. ALAA EL-SADEK

·           ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN THE ARAB REGION – ISDB PERSPECTIVE ON EDUCATION AHMED AL QABANY

·           EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN THE MEDITERRANEAN NEEDS MORE POLITICAL BACKING DR. MICHAEL SCOULLOS

·           ENVIRONMENT IN MOROCCAN SCHOOLS AND UNIVERSITIES MOHAMMAD TAFRAOUTI

·           EDUCATION AS KEY SHAPING FACTOR OF A COMMON AND PROSPEROUS EURO-MEDITERRANEAN FUTURE: THE UNION FOR THE MEDITERRANEAN’S PERSPECTIVE UFM SECRETARIAT

·           INTEGRATING SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT INTO HIGHER EDUCATION: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES DR. FARID CHAABAN

·           THE ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM AT THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF BEIRUT DR. RIMA HABIB

·           ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION IN THE ARABIAN GULF UNIVERSITY Dr. MOHAMMAD ABIDO AND Dr. AHMED EL-KHOLEI

·           THE WATER LEARNING CENTER AT ARABIAN GULF UNIVERSITY DR. WALEED AL-ZUBARI

·           UNIVERSITY OF BAHRAIN ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (ESD) POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMS DR. MOHAMMAD EL-HILO

·           TURNING UNIVERSITY OF PETRA INTO A FRIENDLY GREEN CAMPUS DR. ADNAN BADRAN

·           AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF BEIRUT: ENVIRONMENTAL APPROACHES DR. FADLO KHURI

·           AL-BIA WAL-TANMIA MAGAZINE: A ROLE MODEL FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION RAGHIDA HADDAD

·           GREEN SCHOOLS PROGRAM IN KUWAIT JINAN BAHZAD

·           ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION IN ABU DHABI AHMED BAHAROON

·           AFDC: SUPPORTING ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION AND AWARENESS IN LEBANON SAWSAN BOU FAKHR EDDIN

·           ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION WITHIN THE SAUDI GREEN INITIATIVE DR. SAIYED AL-KHOULI

·           ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION IN THE NATIONAL JORDANIAN CURRICULUM MAYYADA ABOU JABER