Earth Charter Around the World

The Earth Charter Initiative is a global movement of organizations and individuals that embrace
the Earth Charter and use it to guide the transition towards a more just, sustainable, and peaceful world.

Action Guideline #2

" Be a living example "

Strive to be a living example of the spirit of the Earth Charter in your day-to-day life – at home, in the work place, and in your community.

Get Involved

Explore how to use the Earth Charter and apply its principles at
home, work, and in your local community.

Action Guideline #11

" Use technology wisely "

Be mindful that large numbers of people do not have access to advanced technology, and when constructing technological solutions to problems ensure that they are appropriate.

Earth Charter Education

The Earth Charter Center for Education for Sustainable Development offers courses
that build the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and values needed to shape a sustainable future.

Executive Programmes

Youth Activites

  • ECI and Amana-Key are launching the online training programme: Leadership, Sustainability & Ethics. This 10-week programme is designed for emerging young leaders to expand their knowledge, fortify their values, and hone their skills through completing a series of interactive, online sessions and taking action in their local communities.

    This programme an ECI commitment to the UNESCO Global Action Programme on Education for Sustainable Development. In 2016, it will run twice in English and twice in Spanish, training at least 100 young people this year. This first session is now accepting applications.
  • ECI invites you to learn and participate in the Youth Network online webinars and courses. Check our Youth Network Facebook group for details on upcoming webinars.

WELCOME! to the Earth Charter Initiative Virtual Library. Explore resources about the Earth Charter and Education for Sustainable Development.