What role does education play in environmental concerns?

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Several international studies and reports have highlighted the key role that education plays in raising people’s awareness of environmental protection. The Génération 2013 survey, which includes a questionnaire focused specifically on sustainable development, sheds some new light on the issue. This edition of Céreq’s Bref is concerned with the educational, socio-economic and geographical factors that influence young people’s environmental concerns. Above and beyond the level of awareness, it is above all the types of environmental issues that seem to vary with level of education.

Magali Jaoul-Grammare, Anne Stenger, What role does education play in environmental concerns? in Training and employment n° 155 (2022). – 4 p