Rich artwork illustrates this set of 12 bookmarks featuring excerpts from the Earth Charter Principles.
This thoughtful as well as beautiful set of bookmarks features principles of the Earth Charter, reminding us of the mission of this important initiative which includes universal human rights, ecological integrity and respect for diversity.
Featured artists include: Mary Southard, CSJ; Mary Ann Lederer; Anne Camozzi; Fran Gregory; Ansgar Holmberg, CSJ; Marge Pavich and Nancy Earle.
Printed on linen stock, generated by wind power. Complete text, as it appears on the front of the 12 different bookmarks, is shown below.
Promote a culture of tolerance, nonviolence and peace.
Strengthen democratic institutions at all levels, and provide transparency and accountability in governance, inclusive participation in decision making, and access to justice.
Integrate into formal education and life-long learning the knowledge, values, and skills needed for a sustainable way of life.
Uphold the rights of all, without discrimination, to a natural and social environment, supportive of human dignity, bodily health, and spiritual well-being, with special attention to the rights of indigenous peoples and minorities.
Ensure that economic activities and institutions at all levels promote human development in an equitable and sustainable manner.
Eradicate poverty as an ethical, social and environmental imperative. Build democratic societies that are just, participatory, sustainable, and peaceful.
Adopt patterns of productions, consumption and reproduction that safeguard Earth's regenerative capacities, human rights, and community well-being.
Affirm gender equality and equity as prerequisites to sustainable development and ensure universal access to education, health care, and economic opportunity.
Advance the study of ecological sustainability and promote the open exchange and wide application of the knowledge acquired.
Secure Earth's bounty and beauty for present and future generations. Prevent harm as the best method of environmental protection and, when knowledge is limited, apply a precautionary approach.
Protect and restore the integrity of Earth's ecological systems, with special concern for biological diversity and the natural processes that sustain life.
Respect Earth and life in all its diversity. Care for the community of life with understanding, compassion, and love. Treat all living beings with respect and consideration.
Bookmarks are 2.5" x 7" in pkgs. of 12. Please call for information about bulk orders which can also be personalized for your organization.
Printed on an eco-friendly digital press on linen stock manufactured using wind-power.