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UNEP-DHI Eco Challenge Australia 2017: serious game event for schools

Eco Challenge Australia 2016
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.

Teams of two players set out to manage the water needs of community within the game world of Aqua Republica. [Schools may enter as many teams as they wish.]

Each school will nominate playing date/s when they will have access to the competition version of the game. (Actual game play is 1- 4 hours depending on player activity)

ECO CHALLENGE AUSTRALIA 2017 - the WATER SECURITY edition is in place.

All participants will receive a certificate of participation at the national level.
UNEP-DHI will award certificates to international winners.
Curtin University will award prizes to the top 3 Australian teams.

Addressing the ACARA Cross-curriculum Priorities of Sustainability, and Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia the experience provides many learning opportunities across Social Studies, Science, Humanities, Health and Physical Education, English, Geography, and more.

To register or for more information, please visit the Official Event Page. 

August 16, 2017 at 12:00pm - August 19, 2017
Learning Futures
Curtin University
Bentley, WA 6102
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Kim Flintoff ·