Earth Charter International

Below you can find publications and materials for teachers produced by Earth Charter International. For additional information visit their virtual library.


A Guide for Using the Earth Charter in Education. Downloadable here.

This Guide provides basic information on how to use the Earth Charter in educational settings. It will be especially helpful to educators who are working in the fields of environmental education, education for sustainable development, human rights education, human ecology education, peace education, humane education, social education and allied areas.


Bringing Sustainability into the Classroom. Teachers Guidebook. Downloadable here.

This guidebook is written for teachers interested in bringing into the classroom their concerns for building a just and peaceful world. It attempts to respond to the needs of educators who feel that fundamental changes are needed in our teaching and learning processes.


Educating for a Sustainable Lifestyle with the Earth Charter. Teachers Guidebook and Student Workbook. Downloadable here.

This teacher`s guidebook and student’s workbook illustrate how to learn a sustainable way of life using the Earth Charter.


The Heart of the Matter. Collection of 19 case studies of education for sustainable development with the Earth Charter. Downloadable here.

This publication offers a collection of 19 experiences of education for sustainable development with the Earth Charter.


ESD Journal Special Volume. Offers reflection essays and eight case studies of the Earth Charter use in education. Downloadable here.


Democratic Equality, Economic Inequality, and the Earth Charter. Downloadable here.