Encyclopedia of Sustainability in Higher Education

2019 Edition
| Editors: Walter Leal Filho


This encyclopedia serves as a tool to support universities across the world to implement sustainable development in higher education in a number of key areas, spread over 5 Sections:

1. Policy-making,  visioning, structures, management and strategies 
2. Teaching, learning and competencies 
3. Research and transformation 
4. Campus greening, design, operations and carbon impacts
5. Students and stakeholders´  initiatives and involvement
The encyclopedia  will be of special interest to administrators and managers at higher education institutions; academic staff (e.g. lecturers,  professors, researchers); technical staff and students. Also, other groups working outside higher education, but interested on the theory and practice of sustainable development, will find its contents useful.

Editors and affiliations

  • Walter Leal Filho
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Life Sciences, World Sustainable Development Research and Transfer CentreHamburg University of Applied SciencesHamburgGermany

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