19 August 2011 - Regional Activities - Europe
The CONFINT process continues in Europe, towards Rio, and beyond!

14 October 2010 - Regional Activities - Europe
International seminar on Human Responsibility

Regional Activities - Latin America -
Education and Cultural Diversity: Lessons from Innovative Practices in Latin America , 8 March 2010

The book, which is the second volume of the Collection “Innovemos,” is the result of the analysis of and reflection upon a series of innovative experiences in several Latin American countries that address the cultural context of students with educational relevancy and offer an education oriented toward knowledge, understanding, and dialog among different cultures. The contribution of the (...)

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Human Responsibility in the Framework of Sustainable Development by Tsisso CHIPASHVILI, 22 February 2010

Human Responsibility in the Framework of Sustainable Development. Putting Our Heads together to React and to Act Ecological Problems and Human Responsibility; Agenda 21 for Schools and Institutions. Seminar at the Saguramo Orphanage and School, Georgia, October 4, 2009, SaqarTvelo Under the responsibility of: Marina Avaliani Seminar organized by: Group for the dissemination of the (...)

Regional Activities - Latin America -
An Educational-innovation Experience in Chile Incorporating the Andean People’s Socioenvironmental Knowledge , 6 January 2010

kachkaniraqmi We are here, we are still Abstract The growing “environmental crisis,” which is a subset of the whole current civilization crisis and is irrevocably interacting with it, can be more descriptively called a “socioenvironmental crisis” in that it has to do essentially with the clash, tension, and inadequacy of human societies in their relations with the rest of the environment, (...)

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Workshop on Values and Responsibilities , 10 December 2009

Brief presentation This methodological tool for debates can be very useful to help groups identifying local issues and define the values that are behind political interests that can impact on specific social groups and communities, with social and environmental consequences. It can help a group to find out who are responsible for creating such problems and who are the responsible for (...)

Regional Activities - Latin America -
Young Citizens Get Involved in the Future of Europe , 9 November 2009

An international process on climate-change impacts and youth commitments The Brazilian Ministry of Education, in partnership with UNESCO and the UNEP – United Nations Environment Program, invites all the UN countries to participate in an International Conference of children and youth for the environment to involve the youth from all continents in a process of awareness raising, reflection (...)

Regional Activities - Europe -
In 2008/09, many presentations of the Charter in schools , 30 October 2009

In 2008/09, our group organized many presentations of the Charter. Foremost in schools, about 25 institutions in all, located in 5 different regions of Georgia, one of which (Akhaltsikhe) is inhabited by a majority of Armenians and another (Marneuli) by a majority of Azeris. During our discussions on the Charter, both the pupils’ and the teachers’ interest was always quickly focused on the (...)

Regional Activities - Asia -
Indian Youth Intercultural Exposure visit to Brazil , 24 November 2008

Horlicks Wizkids one of India’s largest literary and cultural events for schools packed with action, excitement and entertainment. Horlicks WIZKIDS 2007 by Activity was bigger than ever before, touching 27 cities across India, more than 3,000,000 students from 4500 schools. The event featured 40 different competitions for students from 1st to 12th Std. Within the purview of the Horlicks (...)

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Global Classroom Initiative partners with the Center for Positive Futures by Pinky CASTELO CUPINO, 2 September 2008

A partner organization of the Charter of Human Responsibilities Philippine Facilitation Team, the Center for Positive Futures, is a partner in the Global Classroom Initiative (GCI) project initiated by Monde Pluriel, a France-based non-governmental organization. Monde Pluriel hopes to raise awareness among different sectors of society on global citizenship. The GCI aims to promote (...)

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Horlicks wizkids Workshop–Report -2007 , 12 February 2008

The Indian Charter facilitation team, in association with Activity, an edutainment company, has successfully facilitated the drafting of Indian Children’s Charter of Social and Environmental Responsibilities for the second year. Horlicks Wizkids – 2007, a personality competition that recognizes the outstanding students, who are all-rounders and have a good balance of character & (...)

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 - Asia -
Forever Young, Forever Green , 7 December 2007

The fourth International Conference on Environmental Education organized by UNESCO, UNEP and other partners in collaboration with Centre for Environment Education, Ahmedabad, India was held in Ahmedabad between November 24 and 28, 2007. There were around 30 working group sessions varying from Non Formal Spaces of Learning, Education towards sustainability concerns of Natural Resources in (...)

Regional Activities - Latin America -
International children conference for the environment - Brasil 2010 , 7 December 2007

The Brazilian Government, through the Ministries of the Environment and Education, considers carry through the International Children’s Conference for the Environment “Let’s take care of the Planet”, in 2010, involving a wide process of international cooperation.

Regional Activities - Latin America -
Cronograma - Expected results , 3 December 2007

Cronograma 2007 - Establishment of Agreements for International Cooperation between Brazil, the participating countries and the partners Formation, in each country, of a Coordination Group composed by three instances, or a tripod : Government (Ministries of Education, the Environment and others, as Culture, Science and Technology…), University and Civil Society (NGOs and Youth Movements). (...)

Regional Activities - Latin America -
Objectives - Some Principles , 3 December 2007

Objectives To contribute for confrontation of serious planetary social and environmental problems through educational means and the promotion of community participation. To enable that the largest possible amounts of young people, teachers and school communities concern themselves at the local level with planetary commitments, by assuming responsibilities for building sustainable societies, (...)

Regional Activities - Latin America -
What is the Children’s Conference on the Environment? - The Brazilian Experience , 29 November 2007

What is the Children’s Conference on the Environment? It is an educational campaign that brings about the political dimension of the environment to schools and other instances children and youth organizations. It mobilizes and engages children in science research and their communities in the debate about contemporary challenges on social and environmental issues. The Conference is a process (...)

Education to an active and responsible citizenship , 17 June 2007

Proposal paper (first approach) and experience files (selection of practices).

Regional Activities - Europe -
Responsibility in a global age - Conference Report by Tinatin Bochorishvili, 14 June 2007

The Conference “RESPONSIBILITY IN A GLOBAL AGE” was held on May 31/June 1, 2007 in Tbilisi, Georgia. It addressed three main issues: Responsibility and Education, Relation between Rights and Responsibilities and Public Administration as Public Service. The conference was attended by more than 40 participants from Georgia and various parts of the globe (US, France, China) and consisted of a (...)

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Responsibility in a Global Age by Tinatin Bochorishvili, 6 February 2007

We invite you to submit papers for the Conference “Responsibility in a Global Age”, which will be held on May 31 - June 1, 2007 in Tbilisi, Georgia. Background The conference is organized by the Regional Facilitators Group of the Charter of Human Responsibilities ( http://www.charter-human-responsibilities.net ) within the framework of the Charter project in Georgia and in conjunction with (...)

Regional Activities - Asia -
Center for Positive Futures: Shaping Social Responsibility in Secondary Education by Pinky CASTELO CUPINO, 4 January 2007

Presentation by Fleur de Lys C. Cupino, during the “Learning for Life: Creating Endless Possibilities in Secondary Education” SEAMEO INNOTECH International Conference, November 16, 2006. Education affordable to those who have less Education for the Economically Disadvantaged can be a Sustainable Enterprise Parent Enterprise Program Quality Education School-Family Partnership (...)

Regional Activities - Asia -
Social Responsibility in Secondary Education by Pinky CASTELO CUPINO, 4 January 2007

Invited to speak during the 10th SEAMEO-INNOTECH International Conference held in Quezon City, Philippines, last November 15-17, 2006, I had the opportunity to present the Charter for Human Responsibility. SEAMEO INNOTECH is short for Southeast Asian Ministers Regional Center for Innovative Education and Technology. (http://www.seameo-innotech.org/) Theme of the Conference was "Learning (...)

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 - Latin America -
School of Multiversity - initiative activities 2006 by Carlos RIVERA, 30 June 2006

The idea to share knowledge and techniques is present in many experiences of self-managed training that fit in the concept of popular education, but what differentiates the school of multiversity to other initiatives? (the whole text is in Spanish only)

Regional Activities - Asia -
Video production on the Charter of Human Responsibilities by Pinky CASTELO CUPINO, 25 June 2006

The video production was done in conjunction with the Teacher Training (see article ’Ethics and Responsibilities in the Teaching Profession’). It is entitled Alay sa Mundo, meaning ’Offering to the Earth’, and was produced by the Regional Charter Team with the Center for Positive Futures. This video was presented to 40 teachers and a discussion on the Charter followed rooted in their vision and (...)

Regional Activities - Asia -
Ethics and Responsibilities in the Teaching Profession by Pinky CASTELO CUPINO, 23 June 2006

Teaching is a noble profession. It is service-oriented. It has the potential to have a great impact in the molding of the next generation. That is why education should be valued by social institutions like government, the church, the family and civil society. While a great majority of teachers carry with their heads high this noble tradition and even innovate and teach beyond the (...)

Regional Activities - Latin America -
Charter of Responsibilities “LET’S TAKE CARE OF BRAZIL” , 15 June 2006

You can download the document here!

Regional Activities - Latin America -
Letter to the President of Brazil and the Ministers of Environment and Education by Edith SIZOO, 12 June 2006

Following the Conference, Edith Sizoo, Coordinator of the International Charter Team, wrote to Mr Lula, Mrs Silva and Mr Haddad.

Regional Activities - Latin America -
Let’s Take Care of Brazil: A Unique Educational and Social Achievement by Edith SIZOO, 7 June 2006

"Yound people are not so much concerned with their destiny but rather with hope." A Brazilian teacher Just imagine… Involving 12.000 schools and the communities around them, thus mobilizing within one year nearly 4 million people to reflect on fundamental questions related to the future of humanity and the survival of the planet, organizing conferences in several of the 27 states of the (...)

Regional Activities - West Africa -
For a topical approach in West Africa by Sidiki Abdoul DAFF, 23 January 2006

We will focus this year the topical approaches with sub-regional dimension in different contexts.

Regional Activities - Asia -
“What is Our Responsibility for a Clean Air in Bangalore?” , 16 January 2006

BANGALORE CYCLING MARATHON 22nd January, 2006 : “What is our responsibility for a Clean Air in Bangalore?”. Activity supported by Pipal Tree, and by Solar Generation - GREEN PEACE, aiming at school students with the theme “Cycling for a Clean Tomorrow”. For an awareness of the growing pollution levels in the city, the importance of clean air and healthy living among school students. (...)

Regional Activities - Asia -
Activities and discussions on the Charter by Aleli BAWAGAN, 6 January 2006

Seminar-Workshop on “The Charter of Human Responsibility” among Teachers in Northern Mindoro and Advocates of Mangyan Rights and Welfare. Organization for Training, Research and Development Foundation, Inc. (OTRADEV). As coordinated by Aleli Bawagan

Regional Activities - Europe -
Education as a Way to Responsibility by Nacéra AKNAK KHAN, 10 December 2005

What is responsibility? For Thérèse, responsibility is expressed through a personal commitment to not to cut oneself off from the environment, the planet, and one’s immediate surroundings. Being responsible requires active participation as a citizen. It is also to be aware of all others. It is indeed difficult to build your own happiness without thinking of others’. Everyone is connected. For (...)

Regional Activities - Latin America -
Street Dialogues : History, Methodology, Practice by Hamilton FARIA, 16 November 2005

This document presents the "Street dialogues", their history and methodology to put them in practice, on the basis of the experience of 23 dialogues that were organized during the WSF in Porto Alegre, Brazil, in January 2005, within the 11 Thematic terrains: 22 Street Dialogues (2 in each thematic terrain) and 1 online virtual Dialogue between Porto Alegre and Paris, France (coordinated by (...)

Regional Activities - Asia -
Background, objectives and schedule by Ruben MARTINEZ, 30 June 2005

Following the video documentary production “Iraya: The Charter of Human Responsibility” produced by OTRADEV Foundation, the next step is to use it as a tool for diffusion and debates. To succeed in this objective, there is a need to provide guidance to the educators. The project aims to contribute in the popularization of the concept of human responsibility through teacher’s seminars and (...)

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 - Latin America -
Brazil, Meeting on Communication and Responsibilities by Isis de PALMA, 11 May 2005

(text in Portuguese only)

Regional Activities - Latin America -
The National Education Program for Public Schools , 6 April 2005

A methodology based on meetings and publications

Regional Activities - Southern Pacific -
Writing by Betsan MARTIN, 7 January 2005

Reference to the Charter for Human Responsibility has been a feature in our writing, and a significant aspect of the Charter work. I (Betsan Martin) wrote a chapter for a book on a philosopher of responsibility par excellence, Emmanel Levinas, and Dr Maria Humphries and I have written several papers on the theme of Responsibility and Ethical Relationality in the last year for conference (...)

Regional Activities - Latin America -
2004 in Brazil: launching local and national programs by Isis de PALMA, 4 January 2005

In order to work on the priorities, we started to work in the direction of the three objectives mentioned in the article “Objectives”. Our priority was in 4 areas: Education, Social sectors and governance, Cultural and Communication, focusing in the segments: environmental movement, teachers and youth network, human rights and peace-driven movements, citizenship-driven entities, workers in (...)

Regional Activities - Latin America -
The University of the 21st century will be socially responsible, responsible and united or will not be by Pierre CALAME, 26 July 2004

It will have to be built on a new contract with the society. Its creation requires a strategy for a networked change. ("Université 21 "International Conference, Brasilia, Brazil, November 2003. Introduction in plenary by Pierre Calame) (document available in French only, see the French version of this (...)


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