Sustainable Development

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"Seeds of Change" Shown in Brighton, UK

sd101218x_uk_soc_exhibit.jpg"Seeds of Change" exhibition

At the request of Alicia Jimenez, the project coordinator of the Earth Charter International Secretariat in Costa Rica, SGI-UK organized a showing of the joint SGI and Earth Charter exhibition "Seeds of Change: The Earth Charter and Human Potential" at the University of Brighton, UK, from December 16-18. The exhibition was displayed during an international conference at the university at which research results on values-based assessment and indicators in education for sustainable development were presented.

Marie Harder, professor of Sustainable Waste Management at the University of Brighton, who convened the conference, coordinated an EU Research Project in collaboration with the Earth Charter.

[Adapted from an article in the January 19, 2011, issue of the SGI-UK Online News Bulletin; photo courtesy of SGI-UK]