ERIC Number: ED225816
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Declaration and Recommendations. International Conference on Environmental Education (New Delhi, India, 16-20 December 1981).
Ramanathan, N. L., Ed.; Bandhu, Desh, Ed.
This document summarizes the recommendations adopted by the participants of the International Conference on Environmental Education (New Delhi 1981) and presents the "Delhi Declaration on Environmental Education" arising out of discussions at the conference. In addition to a list of general recommendations, lists of other recommendations are presented, focusing on (1) formal education needs (school level, university level, research, and curriculum development); (2) non-formal education (general, training, mass media, role of non-governmental organizations); (3) strategies at national, regional, and international levels; and (4) action plans. In the "Delhi Declaration," individuals, groups, communities, national governments, and national/international voluntary agencies are called on to promote the cause of environmentally acceptable and sustainable development through all-round environmental education campaigns and appropriate action plans. Additional points of the declaration are also presented. The document also includes the inaugural and president's addresses, synopsis of conference trusts, and in appendixes, the organizing committee, conference program, and lists of overseas and Indian participants. (Author/JN)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Educational Needs, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Institutional Role, Mass Media, Nonformal Education, Policy, Training
Indian Environmental Society, 8, Darya Ganj, New Delhi-110002 (India). Rs 200.00, U.S. $40.00.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Indian Environmental Society, New Delhi.; Indian Dept. of Environment, New Delhi.
Identifiers - Location: India