'A footprint means pressing down and global means world, so 'global footprint' means pressing down on the world and we don't want to press too hard' (child's definition of a Global Footprint)
what is Global Learning? CoreKnowledge Key Skills Values and Attitudes what is sustainability? what about climate change?
what about climate change?

What is a sustainable community?


A sustainable community:

  • is healthy and safe
  • uses resources sensibly and fairly
  • enables everyone to play a part
  • has a vibrant local economy
  • minimises waste and pollution
  • has its own unique character
  • respects the diversity of people who live in it
  • cares for plants and animals that share the community

A vision of a sustainable community
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Move your cursor across the images above to learn more about the main elements that must come together to create a sustainable community.