and the Earth Charter
The Earth Charter
Earth Chart is a declaration of fundamental principles for building
a just, sustainable, and peaceful global society for the 21st century.
Created by the largest global consultation process ever associated
with an international declaration, endorsed by thousands of organizations
representing millions of people, the Earth Charter seeks to inspire
a sense of global interdependence and shared responsibility for the
well-being of the human family and the living world. The Charter is
an expression of hope and a call to global partnership at this critical
time in history.
A result of input from many religious traditions, the
Earth Charter speaks to many of the issues we have presented in this
course. In this module we look at how the Earth Charter reflects Buddhist