Promoting Global Education and Sustainable Development Through Animations | Dr María Angeles Rodriguez-Domenech

Feb 17, 2022 | earth and environment, education & training, Purdue University, trending

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This SciPod is a summary of the paper ‘Scientific Animations Without Borders (SAWBO): an innovative strategy for promoting education for sustainable development’, from Sustainability Science. doi.org/10.1007/s11625-018-0624-8

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One of the main priorities of the United Nations and other international organisations is to encourage the sustainable economic, social, and environmental development of all countries worldwide. Education plays a crucial role in these efforts, as it allows individuals to become more knowledgeable about matters of public interest, while potentially improving their life skills. Researchers at Purdue University and Michigan State University have created Scientific Animations Without Borders, a platform that produces and disseminates educational animations in numerous languages and dialects. A recent paper authored by Dr María Angeles Rodriguez-Domenech of the University of Castilla-La Mancha in Spain discusses the potential of this innovative platform as a tool for sustainable development.

 

 

 

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