From 15 to 29 May, 2007, the
These workshops were part of a national environmental education program led by the Costa Rican National Electricity Company (CNFL), which invited the
Each group consisted of 28-36 kids, plus some accompanying teachers and parents. The activities began with a short presentation about the general current environmental, social and economic problems that are affecting our world, and the responses from the Earth Charter to address these issues. Power point presentations for kids produced by Fundacion Valores, an Earth Charter affiliate organization from
According to the co-organizers from CNFL, children, parents and teachers gave them positive feedbacks after these presentations. It is our hope that the CNFL environmental educators and teachers present in these activities become inspired to use the Earth Charter in their daily lives.