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    Global Village School and the Earth Charter

    GVS is at the forefront of progressive, values-oriented education Global Village School (GVS) is a fully accredited (WASC) international homeschool/private school hybrid founded in 1999. Our student-centered framework and emphasis on peace, justice, diversity, and…


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    EC International Education Conference 2019 Report

    The Conference Report for the 2019 Earth Charter International Education Conference: Leading the Way to Sustainability 2030 is now available. The Conference was hosted by the Earth Charter Center for Education for Sustainable Development at…


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    Earth Charter International Welcomes New Team Member

    We are happy to welcome Earth Charter International’s new Communication and Marketing Manager Javiera Gutiérrez. Javiera strengthens the ECI team as she is using contemporary communication strategies to enhance the reach of the Earth Charter…


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    The Earth Charter in Books from Germany

    German Astrophysicist refers to the Earth Charter in his new book Prof. Dr. Harald Lesch, the famous german astrophysicist, science journalist, and member of the Bavarian Climate Council refers to the Earth Charter in his…


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    From the classroom to the whole town

    Students from the Marianum School act for insect wellbeing in the town of Warburg, Germany Thirteen ninth grade students developed ideas about how insects could feel better in their town, Warburg. The concept was created…


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    “Seeds of Hope” Exhibition in Zambia empowers positive change

    “Everyone of us can make a difference!” was the motto of last month’s three-day exhibition “Seeds of Hope: Visions of Sustainability, Steps Toward Change”, organized by Soka Gakkai International of Zambia (SGI-Zambia) in cooperation with…


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    Earth Charter International and Martin Luther University College Join Forces to Foster Global Citizenship

    With the arrival of summer, we welcome a new partnership between Earth Charter International and Martin Luther University College in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. With both organizations working in the field of quality and value-based education…


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    Publication about Green Schools in Argentina

    The Ministry of Education and Innovation in the City of Buenos Aires, Argentina, has published the book: Green Schools that Inspire. In this publication, they have highlighted the Earth Charter as an instrument that "invites…


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    Celebrating World Environment Day in Mexico with the Earth Charter

    The Earth Charter Network in Mexico celebrated World Environment Day, 5 June, by promoting the principles and ethical values of the Earth Charter through different activities. In Cajeme, in the state of Sonora in northern…


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    Belgium primary school ‘De Sterrebloem’ endorses the Earth Charter

    To celebrate its 10-year anniversary, the primary experienced-based school ‘De Sterrebloem’ in Belgium organized an inspiration day on Sustainable Development on Sunday 28 April. Teacher Ellen de Dapper phrased it like this: ‘There is no…