In support of promoting ESD, the Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO) and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan (MEXT), in cooperation with the UNESCO Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education, have shown their collective commitment to promoting best practices in ESD in schools across Southeast Asia by organizing the SEAMEO-Japan Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) Award. The award has been held annually since 2012.
The objectives of the SEAMEO-Japan ESD Award are:
To raise awareness of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) in schools and communities across Southeast Asia;
To promote ESD best practices in schools and communities across Southeast Asia;
To share and exchange knowledge and best practices on ESD in schools across Southeast Asia and Japan; To encourage networking among schools and communities which implement ESD practices in Southeast Asian countries and Japan.
Details on the award, Information Note and Submission Form are available on the SEAMEO website, or downloaded here: