UNEP-DHI ECO CHALLENGE AUSTRALIA
Water and sustainability game event for schools.
Registrations now open play from now until August 2017.
I¹d just like take a quick moment of your time to tell you that Curtin University is proud to announce that it is once again the Australian organiser for participation in the UNEP-DHI Eco Challenge.
We¹d love to welcome you and your students to Eco Challenge for 2017. You can visit the UNEP-DHI Eco Challenge Australia website here where you can register your interest, download the new Facilitator¹s Guide and connect with a range of other resources.
UNEP-DHI ECO CHALLENGE AUSTRALIA 2017
Wednesday, Feb. 1st, 12am to Thursday, Aug. 31st, 11:45pm
This is an online event.
UNEP-DHI Eco Challenge provides an exciting and authentic learning experience for students in Years 5-12 through the online strategic game, Aqua Republica, to explore issues and solutions relating to water management and sustainable development. The age limits are not strict capable upper primary students are also welcome.
The 2017 version of the Eco Challenge incorporates a more sustained engagement with the principles of water usage across industrial, urban and agricultural systems and the impact upon ecosystems and focuses on water security. Climate change is also a major consideration.