Comparative Analysis of National EE Laws of Brazil, Japan, Philippines, Republic of Korea, Republic of Taiwan and USA

Event: 2016 Global Environmental Education Partnership (GEEP) Meeting & 45th North American Association of Environmental Education (NAAEE) Conference
Date: October 16-22 2016, Madison, WI, USA

Effective national level education legislative/policy mandates with sound financial backing and human resource capacity, etc. will go a long way in the education/EE implementation process.This presentation is a 'research update' on an attempt to evaluate the existing national EE Acts in the world aimed to serve as a baseline for improvement and simultaneously identify aspects that could be useful for/adopted by countries seeking to formulate similar EE legislation.