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Short statements and recommendations, some adopted by Advisory Board.

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« Back Principles on Equality and Inequality for a Sustainable Economy

(in English)
ISBN 978-2-88931-025-8 - Texts No. 5 (2015)

The Global Ethics Forum (GEF) Conference 2014 in Bangalore (India) called for more Equality in an Unequal World. The conference participants elaborated and endorsed in plenary sessions and eleven workgroups the following declaration on Principles on Equality and Inequality for a Sustainable Economy proposed by the

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Ethics in the Information Society: the Nine 'P's

(in English).
ISBN: 978-2-940428-34-2 - Texts No. 4 (2013)

The global ethics network calls in this discussion paper for value-based decisions and actions for the development of information, communication and knowledge. It is based on seven core values: equity, freedom, care and compassion, participation, sharing, sustainability and responsibility. These values are exemplified on nine core topics of the information and knowledge society, the "Nine P's": principles, participation, people, profession, privacy, piracy, protection, power and policy. The Board of Foundation discussed and acknowledged the issue paper on 5 May 2013. invites all interested and concerned persons and institutions to discuss it and send their feedback and proposals for improvements to the Executive Director Christoph Stückelberger: Website:

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Religions for Climate Justice

(in English)
ISBN 978-2-88931-006-7 - Texts No. 3 (2014)

Religions and Faith communities on all continents are engaged for life and Climate Justice since many years. The common threat of humanity leads to clear interfaith calls to politicians to act more courageously. In this publication, nine international and interfaith statements from 2008 to September 2014 are collected.

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Ethics in Politics: A Declaration

(in EnglishFrançais, Chinese, Indonesian and Russian).
ISBN: 978-2-940428-36-6 - Texts No. 2 (2012)

This declaration was developed by the online workgroup "Ethics in Politics", especially by Ambassador Dr. Benoit Girardin, Switzerland, with Ambassador Prof. Osvaldo Agatiello, Argentina, and Prof. Sangeeta Sharma, India. The Board of Foundation acknowledged the declaration on 23 October 2010.

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Principles on Sharing Values across Cultures and Religions

(in EnglishFrenchChineseGermanIndonesian, Persian and Spanish).
ISBN: 978-2-940428-09-0 - Texts No. 1 (2012)

In a time where different knowledge systems progress in close contact, sharing values effectively is crucial in order to steer clear of misunderstanding and conflict, and find common solutions to the most pressing issues affecting populations worldwide., held its Third International Conference in 2009 on how to best share values across cultures and religions. Participants laid out the present methodological Principles for a truly transformative dialogue on values. These principles will hopefully inspire institutions and professionals in the field, as well as contribute to the global debate on interreligious and intercultural ethics.