Thesis: Peace Education Program through Expressive Arts. Author: Sylvia Ketelhohn Gron
This exhibition was designed in Finland for the “Earth – Our Home” traveling exhibition.
This is an exhibition conceptualized by Douglas F. Williamson of ECI, designed by designing of Brazil, and with photographs donated by Azli Jamil, Mina Jokivirta, Ingrid Mårn, Isidro Con Matarrita, Tri Silvanto, Shannon Walsh, and www.picturesofsuccess.com
Article and original essays of the Kenmore School’s reflection contest, fall 2010.
Earth Charter Radio Program for children in Costa Rica hosted by the Children Museum.
The Earth Charter Radio Campaign consists of 4 radio spots introducing the Earth Charter and its principles.
The length of each spot is 15 – 20 seconds and they are free to download.
This is a project envisioned, designed and implemented by Earth Charter Youth Leadership Team members Namir and Didier, who wanted to provide this communication resource to all, hoping that many interested groups and individuals will make good use of it.
More information here .
This song, a Colombian “Bambuco”, was composed by Gloria de Alarcón and based on principles I and II of the Earth Charter. The singers are the girls Erika Lizzette and Katherine Alarcón, daughters of the author and it was translated from Spanish into English, French and Swedish. This is a program supported by the Colombian Association of Pre-school Education – ACDEP, one of our Affiliates in Colombia, and is part of the dissemination of the Earth Charter on their behalf.
In September 2009, students of UPEACE organized a celebration of the International Day of Peace. Especially for this event, Billene Seyoum wrote this beautiful poem about seeing “peace” in each of us.
This beautiful fairytale inspired by the Convention on the Rights of the Child was written by Volodymyr Motyrov during his internship in UNICEF. It also relates to the 4th pillar of the Earth Charter: Democracy, Nonviolence and Peace.
In the fall 2009 the Earth Charter Switzerland took part in the “Diversity” festival in Bern organised by the House of Religions. More than 250 families with children and guests came to celebrate diversity on this day. Here are some examples of children’s drawing that won the art contest during children activities: “I paint for the Earth!” and “Our wishes should come true!”