With the collaboration of School For Wellbeing and various organizations, we organized the Second Earth Trusteeship forum on 19 – 21 July 2019 to promote the notion of trusteeship. The forum, this year, is special for its concluding part of Chula Right Livelihood Summer School (CURLS) 2019 under the theme Nature Rights, Global Citizenship, and Reclaiming the commons: The Rise of Earth Trusteeship. Please read … Continue reading Earth Trusteeship Forum & CURLS 2019 Report
Since 1980 Montenegro has been involved, normally in an initiating role, in an astonishing range and number of environmental activities, which include: Anti-nuclear: this has been probably Montenegro’s single largest field of activities, which have included: a six-year successful campaign to close Los Gigantes uranium mine; campaigns against plans for nuclear waste dumps, nuclear waste shipments and nuclear releases; a successful campaign to stop the … Continue reading Interview with Raul Montenegro 2004 Right Livelihood Laureate (Video)
Please take a look at CURLS 2019 Journey to explore the notion of Earth Trusteeship under the theme Nature Rights, Global Citizenship and Reclaiming the Commons: The Rise of Earth Trusteeship. Please see the link here Continue reading Chula Right Livelihood SummerSchool (CURLS) 2019 Documentary
Mae-tha Sub-district is in Mae-oon district, Chiang Mai Province, which comprises 7 villages with a total of approximately 4000 people in 1330 households. In the past, it was one of the remotest areas of Chiang Mai Province making it difficult to be accessed by governmental facilities. Kamnan Anan told us that because they were abandoned by the state, they became a strong community through self-reliant … Continue reading Maetha Community
CURLS 2019 welcomes 24 participants around the globe to explore the notion of Earth Trusteeship on 7 – 22 July 2019 under the theme Nature Rights, Global Citizenship and Reclaiming “the Commons”: The Rise of Earth Trusteeship. It is a corner stone idea towards genuine sustainability and inclusive social justice. This year is a very special occasion for CURLS to be part of the second … Continue reading CURLS SummerSchool 2019 Poster is OUT Now!
With the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, we cordially welcome everyone to participate in the public lecture and dialogue on “Invoking the spirit of Trusteeship: Can Gandhi’s idea of trusteeship address the challenges of the 21st century? . On Friday 19th July 2019 at 09:30 – 13:30, Mahachulalongkorn Building Room 105, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand (Including break and lunch) . The lecture is also … Continue reading Public Lecture and Dialogue on “Invoking the spirit of Trusteeship: Can Gandhi’s idea of trusteeship address the challenges of the 21st century?
Due to our limited resources and an overwhelming amount of candidates this year, we are unable to provide anymore scholarships to more candidates. However, we are still open for the registration but the candidates are required to pay for the programme fee themselves including the air tickets. We hope that we can make change happen with you. Continue reading CURLS 2019 SCHOLARSHIPS ARE FULLY OCCUPIED
Yeb Saño is Greenpeace Southeast Asia’s Executive Director. In 2015 the former international climate negotiator-turned-environmentalist walked from Rome to Paris, hoping for a “miracle” that would push world leaders to strike a deal on global warming. Blessed by Pope Francis He made the 1,500 km walk with the blessings of Pope Francis. In 2016 Yeb joined Greenpeace with the firm belief that the solution to … Continue reading Yeb Saño (19 – 21 July 2019: Earth Trusteeship Forum)
Pema Rinzin (Bhutan) Pema is currently working as an Associate Lecturer in Department of Sustainable Development, College of Natural Resources, Royal University of Bhutan.Attending the CURLS program has taught me a lot. Firstly, getting to meet people from diverse cultures and of different ages and being able to share this learning journey together with all the participants was very memorable and enriching experience for me. Especially … Continue reading Why should you join CURLS 2019? III
Principle 1 Responsibilities for Earth 1.1. All human beings, individually and collectively, share responsibility to protect Nature, of which we are an integral part, the integrity of Earth’s ecological systems and Earth as a whole, home of all living beings. 1.2. Each state individually, and the international community of states collectively, acknowledge that they have, and share, responsibilities for Nature, in cooperation and in alliance with their citizens as … Continue reading The Hague Principles for a Universal Declaration on Responsibilities for Human Rights and Earth Trusteeship