Learning Toolkits for Sustainable Lifestyles

This page contains links to ‘guides’ and ‘learning toolkits’ which provide practical and accessible examples of learning for Sustainable Lifestyles. ‘Sustainable Lifestyles’ can be approached from different angles, so you can choose an approach which fits best with your individual, community or classroom context.

Mindfulness and Sustainable Consumption

Global Citizenship Skills for Sustainable Lifestyles

Options, Opportunities and Sustainable Choices

Mindfulness and Sustainable Consumption

This toolkit is divided into THREE MODULES which develop and extend the practice of mindfulness from the PERSONAL to the SOCIAL and ECOLOGICAL dimensions. The activities can be easily integrated into lessons or class and community activities.

You can access an online version of the toolkit at: http://ifan-berlin.de/mindfulness-and-consumption

[DOWNLOAD PDF HERE: Education for Sustainable Consumption through Mindfulness: Active Methodology Toolkit, PERL, 2018.]

 

Global Citizenship Skills for Sustainable Lifestyles

This toolkit employs active learning methodologies to engage students and to develop core citizenship and sustainability capabilities such as critical and creative thinking; collaborative learning; complex problem solving; systems thinking; self evaluation and reflection; and environmental stewardship and social justice.

It is organised around five key themes: Global Citizenship; Values; Habits; Finances; and Media Literacy

 

You can access an online version of the toolkit at: http://s-education.org/

[DOWNLOAD PDF HERE: Jump into Sustainable Lifestyles: Education for Sustainable Development: Active Methodology Toolkit, PERL, 2018.]

Options, Opportunities and Sustainable Choices

This publication from the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) focuses on lifestyle areas in which there are opportunities for sustainable choices and change.

These include: food; mobility; consumer goods;housing and leisure.

[DOWNLOAD PDF HERE: Sustainable Lifestyles: Options and Opportunities, UNEP, 2018]

Further material on Sustainable Lifestyles can be found in the Resource Lists for SDG12: Responsible  Consumption and Production.