General Audience - Earth Charter

On care for our common home: A dialogue guide for Laudato Si’

The Jesuit Forum for Social Faith and Justice encourages people to discuss – to talk to one another about things that matter. In this publication, On care for our common home – A dialogue guide for Laudato Si’, the Forum facilitates a thorough study of the recent encyclical of Pope Francis, Laudato Si’, On care for our common home.

This document is available in English and French.

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Education à la Paix

Cet ouvrage sur l’Education à la Paix réalisé autour de la Charte de la Terre, constitue un outil pédagogique permettant d’aborder les notions d’éducation à la paix et d’interculturalité et de montrer l’importance du fait religieux dans l’éducation à la paix et de la présence d’un imaginaire culturel.

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La Charte de la Terre, texte de droit international de

Ce document passe en revue le processus nécessaire à Charte de la Terre afin de devenir un instrument de ‘Soft Law’ internationalement reconnu, par l’importance que ceci requérait pour elle. La visée première de la Charte de la Terre est de se constituer en un code de conduite universel afin guider les individus et les nations vers un développement durable.

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Earth Charter & Gandhi – Towards a Sustainable World

This publication offers a study of the linkages between Gandhian thinking and the Earth Charter Principles. It demonstrates the connection between Gandhi’s and Earth Charter’s views on the fundamental challenges facing our world today. Many of the Earth Charter principles echoed the thoughts of Gandhi as they did of thinkers and philosophers who questioned human lifestyles and the way societies organize and manage themselves. To many, the confluence of what Gandhi had said and the principles enshrined in the Earth Charter did not come as a surprise. It was launched in November 2010 during the Earth Charter+10 event in Ahmedabad, India.

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We stand at a critical moment in Earth's history, a time when humanity must choose its future.
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