EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND ROLE OF ETHNOBOTANY

  • 1.K. D. SORATHIA AND 2.T. M. BALDANIA 1.DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY, TOLANI COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCE, ADIPUR. 2.SHALA NO.1, ANJAR, GUJARAT-INDIA. Corresponding author’s e-mail: kalpeshsorathia@yahoo.co.in

Abstract

Education for sustainable development is highly essential for our present and future. This is the only way of betterment and perhaps survival of not only human but also of environment as a whole. The knowledge, cultural practices & customs of indigenous & ethnic people can be helpful for conservation of environment and socio-economic gain. It will be helpful for betterment of civilization & environment.

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http:// portal.unesco.org/education
www.iucn.org/themes/cec/education/decade.htm
www.unesco.org/education/tlsf/TLSF/decade/uncomESDt04.htm
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How to Cite
2.T. M. BALDANIA, 1.K. D. SORATHIA AND. EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND ROLE OF ETHNOBOTANY. LIFE SCIENCES LEAFLETS, [S.l.], v. 53, june 2014. ISSN 0976-1098. Available at: <http://petsd.org/ojs/index.php/lifesciencesleaflets/article/view/113>. Date accessed: 16 aug. 2017.

Keywords

Ethnobotany, Sustainable Development, Conservation, Society, Economy, Ethnic Knowledge.