Capacity building for sustainable living through ESD-based learning in a Regional Centre of Expertise (RCE)
This paper attempts a brief ‘update’ on the Regional Centre of Expertise (RCE) and
discusses particularly RCE Greater Sendai in light of its relevance to the Decade of Education for
Sustainable Development (DESD, 2005-2014) strategies set for the second phase to achieve the DESD
goals in the region. The discussion focuses on capacity building activities for sustainable living in the
context of ESD-based learning.