Imagining the Future of GMIT as a Sustainable Community of Practice

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology, Dublin Road Campus , Ireland

Learning Outcomes Explore innovative methods of community engagement for transiting towards a low carbon climate resilient future including: citizen juries; technical scenario analysis and modelling; community visioning; living labs; and participatory mapping Inform the design and development of a democratic sustainability methodology to identify and embed education for sustainability initiatives across all programmes in GMIT…

Exploring Ways to Embed the Sustainable Development Goals into the Curriculum

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology  , Ireland

Learning Objectives • Introduce the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and their applicability in a Higher Education context • Critically evaluate how Higher Education Institutes can advance and lead the implementation of the SDGs • Explore the synergies between existing sustainability initiatives e.g. Green Campus, Health Campus programmes, community engagement etc., and the SDGs • Explore…