14d. Recognise the importance of moral and spiritual education for sustainable living.
Photo: William Thomas
Business without spirit, trade without compassion,
industry without ecology, finance without fairness,
and economics without equity can only bring the
breakdown of society and destruction of the natural world.
Satish Kumar, Visiting Fellow, Schumacher College
Schumacher College is a very special place - as we try and figure out what on earth we’re going to do with this unravelling planet, it’s become a think tank for hope, a battery for positive vision.
Bill McKibben, Author, Educator, Environmentalist
The unique thing about Schumacher College is the way in which we engage the whole person in the learning experience.
Julie Richardson, Head of Economics, Schumacher College
We engage the whole person in the learning experience
Students and teachers come from all over the world. many of them at the forefront of activism, practice and thinking for a positive and sustainable future. All of them are inspired by the aim of making a difference in the world.
At Schumacher College, learning pervades all activities on postgraduate, short-course and vocational training courses - in the classroom, the gardens and the kitchen.
14. Integrate into formal education and life-long learning the knowledge, values, and skills needed for a sustainable way of life.