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Greening Education Partnership by the United Nations

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Following the UN’s Transforming Education Summit in September 2022, the UNESCO Section for Education for Sustainable Development has launched a global, multistakeholder partnership to coordinate efforts to get every learner climate ready.

The Greening Education Partnership by the United Nations is a global initiative that takes a whole-of-system approach to support countries to tackle climate crisis by harnessing the critical role of education. As a collaborative platform for governments and other stakeholders including inter-governmental organisations, civil society, youth, academia and private sector, the Greening Education Partnership aims to deliver strong, coordinated and comprehensive action that will prepare every learner to acquire the knowledge, skills, values and attitudes to tackle climate change and to promote sustainable development.

4 Action Areas Of Transformative Education

Greening Schools

From early childhood through adult education, work to ensure that all schools achieve green school accreditation including teacher training and higher education.

Greening Curriculum

Embrace lifelong learning approach that integrates climate education into school curricula,technical and vocational education, workplace skills development,teaching materials, pedagogy, and assessment.

Greening Teacher Training And Education System's Capacities

Strengthen education systems to be climate smart with adequate measures, and ensure teachers and policymakers are trained in school accreditation, including centers, and learning cities to take teacher training and higher education.

Greening Communities

Strengthen community resilience by integrating climate education into lifelong learning, with a focus on empowering and mobilising young individuals, community center and learning cities to take action on climate change.

MyGEP 2030

Transforming Malaysian Education to Transform the World

The Malaysia Greening Education Partnership Roadmap 2030 or MyGEP 2030 is a dedicated initiative, crafted specifically for collaboration between the Ministry of Education (MOE), Ministry of Natural Resources, Environment and Climate Change (NRECC) and State Education Departments (JPN).

Its primary goal is to facilitate collective efforts aimed at equipping learners across all age groups with the essential knowledge, skills, values and attitudes needed to champion climate action and advance the cause of sustainable development.

A key focus of this initiative is the promotion of life-long learning and non-formal education, acknowledging their pivotal roles in addressing pressing societal and environmental challenges.

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