Morocco calls for instituting education for sustainable development as an imperative priorityThe president of the Mohammed VI Foundation for the protection of the environment in Morocco, Princess Lalla Hasnaa, on Monday called on the international community to resolutely commit, during this decade, to instituting education for sustainable development as a imperative priority, underlining the urgency of this action.In a video message broadcast during the major plenary session of the Unesco World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development, which is being held from May 17 to 19 in virtual form , Princess Lalla Hasnaa affirmed that the Mohammed VI Foundation for the protection of the environment has been working, for more than two decades, to develop various programs intended to reduce or eliminate the negative impact of humans on nature.

“Responsible for teaching and transmitting knowledge, the school is, more broadly and even more as a priority, a space for education and the transmission of values. Educating young people to respect the environment means believing in the promise of a new, more harmonious and sustainable world, ”she said. Read more

 

source: Journal of Mali