Federico Mayor

federico-mayor-former-director-unesco-spainFormer director general of UNESCO; from 1963 to 1973, professor of biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Grenada, Spain; one of his major fields of study concerned prenatal biochemistry and the brain of the child; first director of “Severo Ochoa” Molecular Biology Centre; from 1976 to 1977, member of the UNESCO Advisory Committee for Scientific Research and Human Needs.

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Conference focused on the Earth Charter in Tatarstan, Republic of Russia

By: Vladimir Zakharov Professor, doctor of biological Sciences, head of the Center for sustainable development and ecosystem health of the Institute of developmental biology of the Russian Academy of Sciences. In October 2016, a two-day international scientific-practical conference took place titled “Earth Charter – a practical tool for solving the fundamental problems of sustainable development”. […]

UNED Spain endorses the Earth Charter

The National University of Distance Education (UNED), the largest educational institution in Spain, with 250,000 students, endorsed the Earth Charter on September 26th, 2016. The endorsement was possible thanks to the support and sponsorship of Professor Maria Novo, holder of the UNESCO Chair in Environmental Education and Sustainable Development of UNED. The document was signed […]

New Earth Charter Affiliate shares educational materials with us

The Implica’t + group is the newest Earth Charter Initiative affiliate. This is a group of 55 teachers in the region of Catalonia, Spain, that use the Earth Charter in their classrooms, representing 41 schools. The coordinator of this group, Maria del Mar Lluelles, has provided us the following links where you can find the […]

The University of Leon, Spain, endorsed the Earth Charter

After endorsing the Earth Charter, the Rector of the University of León, Spain committed to share with the Spanish Rectors´ Conference the importance of this endorsement.

An interesting educational project called Engage + with the Earth Charter

Learn about the educational project Engage+ with the Earth Charter (in Spain) through this interview with María del Mar Lluelles.