Chapter title: Climate Change, Sustainability and Health in United Kingdom Higher Education: The Challenges for Nursing
Publication: Sustainability Education: Perspectives and Practice Across Higher Education
Author: Jones P., Selby D., Sterling S
How do we equip learners with the values, knowledge, skills, and motivation to help achieve economic, social and ecological well-being? How can universities make a major contribution towards a more sustainable future? Amid rising expectations on HE from professional associations, funders, policy makers, and undergraduates, and increasing interest amongst academics and senior management, a growing number of higher education institutions are taking the lead in embracing sustainability. This response does not only include greening the campus but also transforming curricula and teaching and learning.