History: The German schools participated at the project since 2009. Among these schools, the EHS (Emilie-Heyermann-Realschule) in Bonn, participated, in collaboration with schools from Hungary and Uzbekistan, at the UNESCO-World-Conference “Education for Sustainable Development”. German delegations were at the International Conference in Brazil and at the 1st European Conference in Brussels.
There has been no German delegation to the 2nd European Conference.

Participating schools : 1

Participating regions : 1 (Nordrhein-Westfalen - City of Bonn)

Coordination : Emilie Heyermann Realschule (EHS)

Contact : Verena Sander - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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In 2012-2013

The German School EHS participated to the Let’s Take Care of the Planet process this school-year, with a collaboration with schools from Hungary and Uzbekistan.

A local conference took place in September 2012, with the participation of the partners.

The school project: the campaign "Agenda 21 in the school", a program for schools in the NRW region, to raise their profile in the field of education for sustainable development.

In 2011-2012:

School project, local conference and European conference

This year, one school from Bonn (EHS - Emilie-Heyermann-Realschule) participated to the activities at local level and a German delegation took part in the European Conference in May 2012.

In 2010

Participation to the Let's Take Care of the Planet Youth International Conference, Brasilia

Number of participants: 6 delegates, 2 chaperons and 1 facilitator

Schools or youth groups involved: 6 schools

Number of regions involved: 4 regions (Bavaria, Berlin, Rhineland-Palatinate, North-Rhine-Westphalia)

The participation of the German delegates has been organized by the German Commission for UNESCO in consultation with the Standing Conference of the Ministers of Education and Cultural Affairs of the Länder in the Federal Republic of Germany.

The preparation process included a conference with workshops at the Emilie Heyermann School within the framework of the UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development (report available below). A national meeting of the delegates took place on April 10th 2010, in Bonn, Germany, where the participants wrote a National Charter of Responsibilities.

In 2009

Pre-Conference - EHS (Emilie-Heyermann-Realschule), Bonn, Germany

Within the Framework of the UNESCO-World-Conference “Education for Sustainable Development” (31st March – 2d April 2009)

To read the abstract and contents, click here

To read the complete report, click here.