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5th conference “Sustainable Development. Culture. Education” 30 May - 2 June 2007 University of Debrecen Hungary


The fifth international conference “Sustainable Development. Culture. Education” of the Journal of Teacher Education for Sustainability (JTEFS) was held on May 30 - June 2, 2007 and organised by the Department of Applied Ecology of the University of Debrecen. The sub- theme of the Conference was “Theories and Practices for Education of Sustainable Development”. Participants explored such issues as sustainability philosophy, educational models and distance education, teacher education, higher education and pre-school education in the context of ESD, methodological, economic and information-related problems of sustainable education, environmental management and media etc.
The fifth international conference “Sustainable Development. Culture. Education” of the Journal of Teacher Education for Sustainability (JTEFS) was held on May 30 - June 2, 2007 and organised by the Department of Applied Ecology of the University of Debrecen. The sub- theme of the Conference was “Theories and Practices for Education of Sustainable Development”. Participants explored such issues as sustainability philosophy, educational models and distance education, teacher education, higher education and pre-school education in the context of ESD, methodological, economic and information-related problems of sustainable education, environmental management and media etc.

While providing opportunities to tackle and discuss these issues, the conference also afforded possibilities to gather experience of the Hungarian solutions of the problem.