|Provide an environmental education network - with a newsletter and plan.|
|Establish and strengthen environmental education networks nationally and internationally.|
|Encourage specific groups to become involved in environmental education.|
2. A National Framework for Environmental Education
Promote the development of national guidelines for environmental education. Support the inclusion of environmental issues in education (policies and curricula). Support and inclusion of education in, about,and for the environment in environmental policies (at central, regional and local government levels).
3. Promoting Environmental Education Initiatives
Support and promote environmental education initiatives in formal and informal sectors. Host a national/international environmental education conference this decade. Promote the co-ordination of organisations involved with environmental education. Involve the media in coverage of environmental education activities.
4. Professional Development
Promote environmental education training for the formal and informal sectors. Run workshops, seminars and meetings on environmental education. Provide information about training available locally and nationally.
To obtain membership form and further information contact:NZAEE Canterbury Branch
Phone (03) 379 2257
Fax (03) 379 2250