A number of networks somewhat similar to the BUP network exists in other parts of the world.
BBCC Baltic & Black Sea Circle Consortium
An international network that unites researchers and practitioners in the fields of teacher education and ESD.
Created in 2005, researchers and experts in ESD from more than 20 countries around the world.
BSRESDN Baltic Sea Region Network on Education for Sustainable Development
A cross-border, cross-sectoral network on ESD within the BSR (2012-)
MEdIES Mediterranean Education Initiative for Environment and Sustainability
MEdIES is the major educational and training tool of MIO-ECSDE. It is an initiative on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD), launched in Johannesburg during the World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD, 2002). It is in line with the principles of the UN Decade on ESD (2005-2014) and is being implemented through various educational activities in the Mediterranean countries.
MedUnNET The Network of the Mediterranean Universities for Sustainable Development
The Network was launched in 2008. The MedUnNET is focusing on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD). It was established as an urgent demand in order to revitalize the Higher Educational system towards sustainable development aiming to establish a Mediterranean Master Course on ESD.
NSCN Nordic Sustainable Campus Network
The network is targeted to sustainability/environmental staff working in the Nordic higher education institutions – both in administration and teaching.
Created in 2012, during 2014 NSCN became a part of NUAS (the Nordic Association of University Administration) as a new working group called NUAS Sustainability.
SAUNET The Sustainable Africa University Network
SAUNET is a network promoting collaborative research for Africa’s sustainability. SAUNET’s mission is to strengthen regional and local capacity in Sub-Saharan Africa through building multi-and transdisciplinary partnerships with Swedish institutions. The network is affiliated to the Baltic University Programme (BUP).
UE4SD University Educators for Sustainable Development
European project 2013-2016. 53 HEI partners from 33 countries across Europe supporting teaching and learning for sustainability in higher education. European Commission, Life Long Learning Programme (LPP) – academic networks. UE4SD online Resource platform http://platform.ue4sd.eu/