The Earth CharterFundamental principles & ethics standard.
The Earth Charter is an ethical framework for building a just, sustainable, and peaceful global society in the 21st century. It seeks to inspire in all people a new sense of global interdependence and shared responsibility for the well-being of the whole human family, the greater community of life, and future generations. It is a vision of hope and a call to action. The Basic Principles: I. Respect and Care for the Community of Life II. Ecological Integrity III. Social and Economic Justice IV. Democracy, Nonviolence, and Peace