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Exploration

UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 4: Quality Education

Description

Exploration is the act of searching for the purpose of discovery of information or resources. Exploration occurs in all non-sessile animal species, including humans. In human history, its most dramatic rise was during the Age of Discovery when European explorers sailed and charted much of the rest of the world for a variety of reasons. Since then, major explorations after the Age of Discovery have occurred for reasons mostly aimed at information discovery.

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Organizations relating to Exploration

South American Explorers / Est. 1989
Intercontinental Equestrian Adventures
African International Association / Est. 1876
Marine Science and Technology Programme
World Pioneers' Handball Federation
International Study Society for the Exploration of Arctic Regions by Airship / Est. 1928
International Society for Exploring Teaching and Learning / Est. 1970
International Society for the Exploration of the Arctic Regions by Means of Aircraft / Est. 1924
Treaty on Principles Governing the Activities of States in the Exploration and Use of Outer Space, Including the Moon and other Celestial Bodies / Est. 1967
Supreme Headquarters of the Allied Expeditionary Forces
Centre for Documentation and Exploration of the International Language / Est. 1967
International Volunteer Expeditions / Est. 1994
Asociación Mundial de Exploradores y Exploradoras
Royal Geographical Society - with the Institute of British Geographers / Est. 1830
International Society of Daughters of Utah Pioneers / Est. 1901
Xplor International / Est. 1980
United Nations Revolving Fund for Natural Resources Exploration / Est. 1973
World Union of Stockholm Pioneers / Est. 1973
European Network of Cities of the Discoveries / Est. 1994
Association of West African Exploration and Research Geophysicists / Est. 1982
Explorers Club / Est. 1904
Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration / Est. 1983
International Association for the Exploration of Central Asia and the East / Est. 1899
International Travel Adventure Film Guild / Est. 1973
SUNSAT Energy Council / Est. 1978

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World Problems relating to Exploration

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Ecotourism
Environmental impacts of petroleum industry
Inhibition of exploration by children of urban environment
Hunt sabotage

Action Strategies relating to Exploration

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Studying social reform
Conducting agricultural research
Exploring hybrid seed varieties
Exploring fishing options
Recognizing eco-pioneers in technology
Investigating oceans
Strengthening participation of women in sustainable development programmes
Developing gemology
Exploring career opportunity possibilities
Exploring regional sales potential
Exploring training opportunities
Exploring diverse metropolitan assets
Exploring new economic possibilities
Proclaiming community history
Exploring potential external resources
Exploring appropriate methodologies
Exploring feasibility of tradable permits
Exploring schemes for voluntary contributions to sustainable development
Exploring new ways of generating new public and private financial resources for implementing Agenda 21
Exploring non-traditional land use
Seeking agreement within alliances
Exploring unused local resources
Exploring use of traditional energy alternatives
Responding to needs of all citizens according to age
Exploring global inter-relatedness

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