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  • EC Principles Support The Converging World – UK/India

    The principles of the Earth Charter are being applied by a new organization called The Converging World, which has launched innovative projects to build wind turbines in Southern India with finances from UK companies and…

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  • Building Education for Sustainable Development in Latin America

      “Building Education for Sustainable Development in Latin America” -- a three-day meeting organized jointly by the Earth Charter Center of Education for Sustainable Development at UPEACE and UNESCO, in collaboration with UNEP, Avina, and…

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  • Musician Dennen to Receive Earth Charter Award

    A young musician with a sensibility for peace and justice will be "Earth Charter and the Arts Award" from Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions at the group's Third Annual Earth Charter Summit on Saturday, Oct. 14,…

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  • The Earth Charter at the Valencian School Congress

      The Valencian School is organizing a remarkable conference on sustainable development—and the Earth Charter will be a central focus there. Entitled “Escuela Valenciana y Sociedad Sostenible” (The Valencian School and Sustainable Society), it will…

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  • Outdoor Education Based on the Earth Charter, in Argentina

    The group Argentina People and Nature has been working with rural and local schools from the botanic garden Dr. Miquel J Culaciati, an oasis in the province of Córdoba.   They have created a program…

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  • Key Gatherings for the Charter – Australia

    Good news comes from Australia, where the Queensland State Government has announced that it will formally integrate the Earth Charter into its education curriculum. The decision was announced publicly by State Premier (Governor) Beatty, and…

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  • David Suzuki

    Back to Call for Submissions "Sudiksha's Zen Piddle in the Himalayas" by Salil Chaturvedi, India "Encountering Wildness" by James A. Wohlpart, USA "I Can Bear It" by Aditi Rao, India Forest Temple by David Suzuki…

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  • Roots of Peace in Afghanistan

    Roots of Peace, a new partner to Earth Charter International, has been planting the principles of the Earth Charter in the soils of Afghanistan. RoP is removing landmines from fields, and helping Afghan farmers to…

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  • The Little Earth Charter for Kids

    For younger kids, The Little Earth Charter has been created through a collaboration between JC Little of Little Animation Inc. and Rosie Emery, a singer and songwriter and environmental educator.   This is a remarkable…

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  • Yes! Educational Materials for the Charter- United States

      Yes! Magazine has developed a curriculum and guide to the Earth Charter for teachers.   The Earth Charter Curricular Module is on the Education Connection section of the YES! Magazine website (www.yesmagazine.org ). Positive…

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