Education for World Futures (EWF)
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The University of Western Australia, Australia
The Education for World Futures (EWF) initiative provides education and training for students and organisations to meet the challenges of the 21st century and to shape their own and world futures.
EWF is involved in:
1.University courses and units that promote human wellbeing and environmental sustainability
2.School education through developing resources and supporting a community of students, teachers and public concerned with world futures
3.Workshops and training for government, non-government, business and industry organisations to meet and manage 21st century challenges and opportunities
“Humanity in the 21st Century and Beyond” MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) coming in 2015!
EWF was represented at TEDxPerth 2014 by Professor Neville Bruce. He argued the need for and potential design of futures orientated HE courses that bring together the sciences, humanities and applied disciplines to complement specialist studies and to foster motivation, purpose and wisdom in the student learning experience.
Learn more and view…[Read more]
Albany, Western Australia 5 May 2012 – Community Forum
Students from teh PG Integrated Humans Studies course from Perth initiated a discussion forum with local guests. The focus for the forum was ” Albany – A Regional Community Responding to the Challenges of the 21st Century”.
Guest speakers included the CEO from the City of Albany,…[Read more]