Human Ecology – a multidisciplinary approach

The project includes a scientific workshop and a public engagement in science and technology event and campaign. The workshop “Human Ecology – a multidisciplinary approach” It aims at promoting a complexity science approach to sustainability whilst recognizing that the human dimension is central in this endeavour. We reached a consensus on how human activity has…

Systems thinking to link sustainability goals to chemistry education through the Planetary Boundaries framework

“Basic sciences are the sine qua non for sustainable development.” This compelling statement introduces the International Year of Basic Sciences for Sustainable Development (IYBSSD) on its home page, outlining the necessary role for basic sciences in meeting global sustainability challenges. And yet global practices of basic sciences education require re-orientation to equip learners at secondary…