Informing, educating

7 December 2009 - Regional Activities - Latin America

7 December 2009 - Regional Activities - Latin America

Regional Activities - Latin America -
Earth , 7 December 2009

This booklet (pdf) brings up the question of biodiversity. Beyond proposing ways to respect all species of life and to understand the threats they face, this text encourages debate about the possibilities of saving species at risk of extinction, and about the relationship between biodiversity and global (...)

Regional Activities - Latin America -
Fire , 7 December 2009

For human societies, fire brings energy to fuel our lives, amplify our strength and our work, and to facilitate our transportation. The booklet about fire (pdf) gives explanations about sources, production and uses of energy, about transportation and its environmental impacts over the centuries, as well as offers tips on how to address the problems associated to global climate (...)

Regional Activities - Latin America -
Climate Challenge: Earth’s future is in your hands , 29 April 2009

An online game (requires flash plugin) where "you are president of the European Nations. You must tackle climate change and stay popular enough with the voters to remain in office". The educational goal is "to give an understanding of some of the causes of climate change, particularly those related to carbon dioxide emissions, to give players an awareness of some of the policy options (...)

Regional Activities - North America -
Using the Charter of Human Responsibilities for Sustainability Education by Nina GREGG, 31 January 2008

Nina Gregg and Rachel Trajber took part in the November 2007 annual conference of the North American Association of Environmental Educators. The conference, which was attended by more than a thousand teachers, advocates and policy makers, offered workshops, presentations, demonstrations, scholarly papers, roundtables and strategy sessions. Nina and Rachel led a workshop on “Using the Charter (...)

Regional Activities - Europe -
Action Plan 2008-2009 by Yolanda ZIAKA, 29 October 2007

Objectives and Approach for 2008-2009 Our approach is based on underscoring the value of the Charter as an awareness-raising tool with a view to changing mentalities and behavior. The first aim is to give rise to socially responsible commitment within social and professional groups and commitment to action at an everyday level. The European team works closely with Polis - International (...)

Regional Activities - Latin America -
Second National Children and Youth Conference for the Environment - Process and Outcome , 29 July 2006

This document gives an account of the unique and successful experience of the Second National Children and Youth Conference for the Environment held by the Ministries of Education and Environment. We present here a detailed methodological account, the outcomes and evaluation of this process, which mobilised more than 4 million people across the whole of Brazil. The results are organised (...)

Regional Activities - Asia -
Methodology by Pinky CASTELO CUPINO, 17 March 2006

Educating Youth on environment

Regional Activities - Asia -
Using video in a workshop by Pinky CASTELO CUPINO, 17 March 2006

Ten social development workers from OTRADEV met in September 3, 2005, to discuss the Charter of Human Responsibility. A print-out of the Charter was distributed to the group. The group reflected on the relevance of the Charter with their experience as social development workers. Then the group viewed a second time the video-documentary on how the Iraya Mangyans exercised responsibilities (...)

Regional Activities - Asia -
Promotion of the Charter of Human Responsibilities, Philippines - The Girl Children’s Day by Pinky CASTELO CUPINO, 2 June 2005

Rights and responsibilities, Life Experience - Each of us has an experience that changed our lives forever.

Regional Activities - West Africa -
Informative and educative tools and strategies by Sidiki Abdoul DAFF, 17 April 2005

Folders, tapes, workshops, public conferences... Download the Charter document in Wolof, and listen to the Charter song in wolof!


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