New book published

Educating for Sustainability in Primary Schools: Teaching for the Future. Education for sustainability should be a key priority in today’s schools, as our society seeks to find a balance between environmental, social, cultural, political and economic imperatives that affect our future. Young children will become the next generation of adults, so it is vital that… More


About Us


NZAEE promotes environmental education initiatives at both a national and regional level.  We have seven regional branches; Northland, Auckland, Bay of Plenty, Waikato, Wellington, Christchurch and Southern.


  • Offers a national environmental education conference every two years
  • Coordinates Seaweek at the national level
  • Frequently hosts workshops and forums
  • Is an active participant in a number of initiatives including the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development. 
  • Serves in an advisory capacity on an array of environmental education issues.

Policy Documents

NZAEE Charter

NZAEE Constitution

NZAEE Branch Guidelines Revised 2015