Essays, Research & Academic

  • Published: 2013 Country: International

    Bringing the Missing Pillars into Sustainable Development Goals

    This paper argues that the need for a core forth pillar for sustainability can no longer be ignored on the grounds of intangibility. This article shows the result of a research project were ECI participated from 2009-2011.

  • Published: 2013 Country: International

    Seeking Alternatives in a Global Crisis

    Replacing the United Nations system and large international institutions with plutocratic groups (G-7, G-8, G-20) and universal principles with the laws of the market has led to multiple crises that require immediate reaction to prevent them from becoming irreversible. Neoliberalism…

  • Published: 2012 Country: International

    Spiritual Dimensions of Sustainable Development Project

    The purpose of this project is to bring together a global alliance of religious, spiritual and ethical organizations to deepen the understanding, public awareness and practical application of the ethical and spiritual foundations of sustainable development.

  • Published: 2012 Country: International

    Exploring synergies between faith values and ESD

    This publication provides a space for the voices of different religions and faith traditions to be shared and linked with the efforts of Education for Sustainable Development.It is the result of a collaborative effort between Earth Charter International, the University…

  • Published: 2012 Country: International

    Peter Brown Research

    Preliminary conclusions of research done by Peter Brown with Capital Institute - Title: Flourishing in the Anthropocene

  • Published: 2012 Country: International

    Thesis Gender, Sustainable Development and the Earth Charter

    “Gender, Sustainable Development and the Earth Charter: Research, Analysis and Recommendations” is the title of the thesis done by Mayme Lefurgey, student of the Master Program in Gender and Peacebuilding of the UN Mandated University for Peace, in Costa Rica.

  • Published: 2012 Country: International

    Earth Charter in Combating Corruption

    This article was written by Vital Nshimirimana, who is the CEO of the Burundi Bar Association, and coordinates the Résau de citoyenes probes, ECI Affiliate in Burundi.

  • Published: 2012 Country: Sweden

    Thesis – Social Actions of Strategic Sustainable Development

    Sustainable Development was conceived as a visionary idea to have society meet the needs of the today while also considering those of future generations. The Framework for Strategic Sustainable Development was developed to provide an operational planning methodology to move…

  • Published: 2012 Country: International

    Principles for the Green Economy

    Earth Summit 2012 Principles for the Green Economy A collection of principles for the green economy in the context of sustainable development and poverty eradication By Hannah Stoddart, Stakeholder Forum Sue Riddlestone, Bioregional Mirian Vilela, Earth Charter Initiative One of…

  • Published: 2011 Country: International

    Green Economy and the Earth Charter

    This article analyzes the principles and main objectives of green economy in light of the principles of the Earth Charter.

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