A report on the results of the World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development organized at the end of the UNESCO Decade for ESD
Keywords:Education for sustainable development, UNESCO Decade for ESD, World Conference Nagoya
The article presents the results of the UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development held in Nagoya, Japan, on 10-12 November 2014. The aim of the Conference was primarily to review the results of the Decade – the final report of the Decade, Shaping the Future We Want, was introduced in which the role of education as a tool for the overall transition towards sustainability was stressed. The Global Action Programme as a follow-up to the Decade was also introduced; commitment to implement it was accepted in the Aichi-Nagoya Declaration. The options for the Czech Republic to become involved in these international activities are briefly reviewed.