Earth Charter Around the World

The Earth Charter Initiative is a global movement of organizations and individuals that embrace
the Earth Charter and use it to guide the transition towards a more just, sustainable, and peaceful world.

Action Guideline #2

" Be a living example "

Strive to be a living example of the spirit of the Earth Charter in your day-to-day life – at home, in the work place, and in your community.

Get Involved

Explore how to use the Earth Charter and apply its principles at
home, work, and in your local community.

Action Guideline #11

" Use technology wisely "

Be mindful that large numbers of people do not have access to advanced technology, and when constructing technological solutions to problems ensure that they are appropriate.

Earth Charter Education

The Earth Charter Center for Education for Sustainable Development offers courses
that build the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and values needed to shape a sustainable future.

Education Programmes

Online Certificate on
Education for Sustainable Development 2020

International Professional Development Programme

Earth Charter+20 International Forum

Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Ethics in Urban Sustainable Development
Through the Lenses of the Earth Charter

Earth Charter Cities Course

Educação para o Desenvolvimento Sustentável 2020

Programa Internacional de Aperfeiçoamento Profissional (PIAP)

Youth Activites

  • ECI online training for emerging young leaders (ages 18 - 30): Leadership, Sustainability & Ethics.

    This 10-week programme aims to expand knowledge, fortify values, and hone skills for sustainability leadership.

    This programme is offered in English and Spanish. Top training alumni are invited to join the Earth Charter Young Leaders Programme.

    The training is part of ECI´s commitment to UNESCO´s Global Action Programme on Education for Sustainable Development.

  • Check out other ways to connect. Join the Earth Charter Youth Facebook group.

WELCOME! to the Earth Charter Initiative Virtual Library. Explore resources about the Earth Charter and Education for Sustainable Development.