Ruud Lubbers

ruud-lubbers-prime-minister-netherlandsCurrently the UN High Commissioner for Refugees; former Prime Minister of The Netherlands, (1982-1994); professor of Globalization at GLOBUS (Institute for Globalization and Sustainable Development), Tilburg University; chair, Clingendael, Dutch Institute for International Relations; chair, Scientific Institute of the political party Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA); chair, Social Council of the Tinbergen Institute; former minister for economic affairs (1973-1977) in the Netherlands; former president of World Wildlife Fund (1999-2001).

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Article on the Earth Charter as the Foundation for the SDGs

Former Dutch Prime Minister Ruud Lubbers, Earth Charter Council Member Alide Roerink, and Earth Charter Friend in the Netherlands Lavinia Warnars issue collective statement.

The Encyclical Laudato Si’ and the Earth Charter

Pope’s historic Encyclical highlights and quotes the Earth Charter.

Earth Charter Plus 15 celebrations in the Netherlands

The long-standing network in the Netherlands holds day-long conference to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Earth Charter.

Ruud Lubbers comment on Laudato Si’

The long-time Earth Charter supporter and former Prime Minister of the Netherlands reflects on the Pope’s Encyclical.

Earth Charter Netherlands gathering on Education: Lessons Learned

The EC network in the Netherlands organized an enlightening event with high-level guest speakers.