Dr. Isabel Franco

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Name: Dr. Isabel Franco
Country: Australia
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Member type: Specialist member
Organisation: The University of Queensland
Topics of most interest: Global Education as a whole, Citizenship education , Gender education, Human rights education, Peace education, Sustainable development education
Types of education of most interest: Higher education, Adult education, Comparative education, Non formal education
Preference for research approach: Empirical research, Comparative research
Preference for research focusing on: Curriculum, Pedagogy, Policy, Teacher education
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Recent publications:

Franco, I and Tracey, J (2019). Community Capacity-building for Sustainable Development: Effectively Striving towards Achieving Local Community Sustainability Targets. International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education, 20 (4), 691-725 https://doi.org/10.1108/IJSHE-02-2019-0052

Franco, I; Saito, O; Vaughter, P; Whereat, J; Kanie, N; Takemoto, K (2018). Higher Education for Sustainable Development: Actioning the Global Goals in Policy, Curriculum and Practice. Sustainability Science. 1-22. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11625-018-0628-4

Franco, Isabel B, Dos Muchangos, Leticia, Okitasari, Mahesti, Mishra, Ranjeeta, Akhtar Mousumi, Manjuma, Nguyen, Athena, and Kanie, Norichika (2018). Gender Mainstreaming in the 2030 Agenda: A Focus on Education and Responsible Consumption & Production. UNU-IAS Policy Brief Series. United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability.

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