Mut zur Nachhaltigkeit
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Main activity / focus
The concept ‘Mut zur Nachhaltigkeit’ consists of three parts:
Target beneficiaries / market
Interested population, multipliers, students/youths, teachers, executives/companies and seniors
The initiative was founded in 2006.
Current Funding source(s)
The institutions responsible are the foundation Forum für Verantwortung, ASKO EUROPA-STIFTUNG, European academy Otzenhausen.
Partners of the initiative are the Wuppertal institute for climate, environment, energy Ltd and the Fischer paperback publishing house.
The projekt ‘Mut zur Nachhaltigkeit’ is a nationwide education initiative that is to convince people to a responsible behaviour with the erath. Education is a key to it, the motto therefore is: ‘Handeln aus Einsicht und Verantwortung’ (Acting out of understanding and responsibility). The initiative ‘Mut zur Nachhaltigkeit’ was awarded as an official project of the UN decade ‚Bildung für nachhaltige Entwicklung’2007/08 and 2009/10 (education for sustainable development)
Dr. Hannes Petrischak