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The WEEC congresses are the most significant existing experience of connecting all actors at the international level in the field of environmental education.


News from the network

The journal “education relative à l’environnement” celebrates 25 years at UQAM

The education relative à l'environnement journal marks a quarter-century of dedication to research and practices in the…
4 December 2023/by weec

The Earth Prize returns for its third edition, calling for global participation in environmental sustainability

The Earth Prize is back for its third edition! Over the past two years, this initiative has reached more than 1,500 schools…
18 October 2023/by weec

A step towards a greener future: the 7th World Environmental Education Day

The seventh World Environmental Education Day, which will be celebrated on 14 October, reflects the crucial importance of…
12 October 2023/by weec

Magroves, dunes or delaika? 12 field trips are waiting for you at 12WEEC

Twelve field trips are planned during the 12th WEEC, connecting theory with practice.  The morning, afternoon, or full…
6 October 2023/by weec

12WEEC: example of sustainability

The 12WEEC 2024 wants to set an example of sustainable congress and of how sustainable practices can be employed in big and…
4 October 2023/by weec

12WEEC Call for Abstracts

The 12WEEC call for abstract submission is now open. You can present works, researches and activities in the field of environmental education
1 February 2023/by weec

WEEC Network is granted consultative status at the UN

Have you heard the news?! WEEC Network has officially been granted ECOSOC (Economic and Social Council) Consultative Status with the United Nations! Take part in the initiatives: keep reading to find out more. Become a representative at ECOSOC!
6 July 2022/by weec

Nature in Mind, international conference in Rome

Nature in Mind, an international conference promoted by the Italian Carabinieri brought together voices from all over the world and from every sector. From Pope Francis to the President of the Italian Republic Sergio Mattarella, high-level interventions and networking. Wide presence of the WEEC network
7 June 2022/by weec

13th WEEC2026: the Call for bids is open!

Who will be the host of the 13th WEEC in 2026? The Call for Bids to submit the application is open. The deadline is 30th September 2022. Only public or private non-profit organizations (universities, foundations, associations, …) can apply
29 April 2022/by weec

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The Network

The network is a permanent meeting point: professors, teachers, professionals, public officials, educators in general and / or their associations and their bodies remain in contact between a conference and the following one.
They communicate their activities in all the global community of environmental education, have access to documents and first-hand information, have books, magazines, improve and develop their capacity to influence and develop in all citizens the awareness necessary to build better and more sustainable world.

The win win strategy for a better world

The congresses

Congresses, held every two years, are the focal point in which all the actors of environmental education come together to present best practices, experiences, researches on methods and results of environmental education.
Under the supervision of a scientific committee representative of all continents and through the efforts of a national committee of the host country, the congresses are a place for reciprocal knowledge, exchange and discussion for individuals and for institutions, networks, alliances or coalitions.

It’s time to act now

Why to join

Become a supporter and contribute to create a better and greener world. Let’s get involved and implement your contacts, your career options, your knowledge. The WEEC members can facilitate mutual cooperation and improve the level of the cultural and scientific debate.
You too could promote an active, informed and responsible citizenship, as a condition for a more peaceful, fair and ecological human society in a spirit of respect for gender, racial, social, religious, political and cultural differences.It’s time to act. Now.