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Audio Recordings

The following recordings of the keynote speeches are available for download. To play them, kindly download the files to your computer and use any audio software such as Windows Mediaplayer or Apple Itunes. 

 

 

 

Sheldon Shaeffer

Sheldon Shaeffer
Director, UNESCO Regional Bureau for Education, Bangkok, Thailand

 

 Welcome speech (11min, mp3, 2.6mb)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

H.E. Wichit Srisa-an
Minister of Education, Thailand

 

 

 

 Opening Keynote Speech (20min, mp3, 4.6mb)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Victor Ordonez

Victor Ordonez
Senior Education Fellow, East-West Center,
United States of America

 

 

 

Introduction to the Conference and to the Raja Roy Singh Lecture (10min, mp3, 2.5mb) 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Fien

John Fien
Innovation Professor for Sustainability
RMIT University, Australia

 

 

 

Education for Sustainable Development: A Perspective for Schools (42 min, mp3, 4.8mb, low quality) or high quality version (mp3, 9.5mb)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shuichi Nakayama

Shuichi Nakayama
Professor,
Hiroshima University of Economics, Japan

 

 

 

International, National and Local Implementation Strategies for ESD in the Asia-Pacific Region (21min, mp3, 4.7mb)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Du Yue

Du Yue
Deputy Secretary General,
National Commission of the People's Republic of China for UNESCO, China

 

 

 

 Pilot Project of ESD in China (14min, mp3, 3.3mb)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shyamala Mani

Shyamala Mani
National Coordinator,
Centre for Environmental Education, India

 

 

 

Learning for Sustainable Development: The Possible Way Forward (25min, mp3, 5.8mb)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Samuel Lee

Samuel Lee
Secretary-General
Korean National Commission for UNESCO
, Korea

 

 

 

A Conceptual Framework of ESD in the Asian Context (26min, mp3, 6mb)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Surendra Shrestha

Surendra Shrestha
Director, United Nations Environment Programme,
Regional Office of Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok

 

 

 

UNEP’s Approach to ESD in the Asia-Pacific Region: Leadership by Example at UNEP - Tongji Institute of Environment for Sustainable Development (15min, mp3, 3.4mb)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Konai Thaman

Konai Thaman
Professor of Pacific Education,
University of the South Pacific, Fiji

 

 

 

Re-Claiming Education for Sustainable Development: A Pacific Perspective (24min, mp3, 5.4mb)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dieter Gross

Dieter Gross
Senior Consultant for Sustainable Future Instructions (SFI), Spokesman and Representative for Education for a Sustainable Future within the Association of German School Geographers e.V, Germany

 

 

 

European Experiences and Perspectives on Reorienting Curricula to ESD (26min, mp3, 6mb)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dieter Gross

Victorino Manalo
Director,
Metropolitan Museum of Manila, Philippines

 

 

 

Engaging the Arts in World Heritage Education (WHE) with ESD Perspectives (25min, mp3, 5.7mb)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sombath Somphone

Sombath Somphone
Director,
Participatory Development Training Center, Lao PDR

 

 

 

The Interdependency between Education and Sustainable Development (24min, mp3, 5.5mb)