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null Newsletter No10/2022 - The Call to Care - Ethics and Human Rights

 

The Call to Care - Ethics and Human Rights

 

Author: Lucy Howe López, Deputy Executive Director

“We are here because we care”, was the statement at the heart of my message during the Globethics.net 10th anniversary event on Human Rights Day, 10 December 2014. I was quoting our then Board member Heidi Hadsell who was summing up why, for her, Globethics.net exists.

This statement continues to hold true, not only for Globethics.net of course. The difference with other organisations lies in the answers to the questions, “Who and what do we care about and how and where do we care?”.

Lucy Howe López addresses the call to care in the context of Human Rights Day, this Saturday 10 December 2022.

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Academy News

Does Love Matter for Justice?

Philosopher Susi Ferrarello enriched the Blue Table Webinar conversations 2022, concluding the year-long investigation on the topic of what it means to be human – this time through the lens of loving as the guiding verb.

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Ethics is the future-oriented competence field of the 21st century. The Globethics.net Academy continues to develop its course programmes, commencing explorations for the introduction of micro-credentials.

Library

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The Distributed University for Sustainable Higher Education

The Distributed University for Sustainable Higher Education
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Publications

Journal of Ethics in Higher Education

Issue 1(2022) Transformative Ethics and Education is now available in print: email publications@globethics.net (15CHF + shipping).

Issue 2(2023) Values and Power Dynamics of Languages in Higher Education is planned for February/March 2023. This Issue is on invitation but it is also open to public submissions. Read author guidelines and find out how to submit your work on the Journal of Ethics in Higher Education Submissions page.

Latest publications

Every Part of Creation Matters

A discussion paper

Every Part of Creation Matters
Migrazioni & cooperazione internazionale
Migrazioni & cooperazione internazionale
Globalance towards a New World Order

Ethics Matters and Motivates. Handbook with 250 Graphs

Globalance towards a New World Order

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News, network & projects

Reimagining Higher Education Ranking through Ethics and Sustainability
Reimagining Higher Education Ranking through Ethics and Sustainability

The launch of Globethics.net University Ranking lays the foundation for a new, values-driven and empirically grounded perspective on ranking.

Globethics.net Indonesia collaborates with The State Islamic Institute Kediri
Transdisciplinarity and Systems of Knowledge

Globethics.net Indonesia collaborates with The State Islamic Institute Kediri (IAIN Kediri) for the International Conference on Islam, Science, and Ethics.

Presenting the Bronze Future Education Award to Chuka University
Presenting the Bronze Future Education Award to Chuka University

Globethics.net East Africa Regional Officer Herbert Makinda presents awards bestowed at the BNBT2022 International Conference to the Kenya university.

 
Chuka University holds 9th Annual International Research Conference

Globethics.net East Africa Regional Officer Herbert Makinda presents a lead paper on Ethics in Higher Education with special emphasis on Research Ethics.

 
Globethics.net welcomes new partner National Theological Association (NTA)

NTA General Secretary Dr Anish NR shares that “NTA... through its collaboration with Globethics.net seeks to enrich its members through the academic opportunities for learning, research, publishing and knowledge-sharing with the international network it represents”.

 
Call for contributions: Towards Sustainable, Knowledge and Ethical Societies

Contributions are invited to this multi-authored book project following the conference series by the same name. Find more information including subjects, author guidelines, and deadlines via the Call for contributions.

Christoph Stückelberger at the Christian Conference of Asia (CCA)
Christoph Stückelberger at the Christian Conference of Asia (CCA)

Globethics.net President addresses theological educators on good governance and integrity leadership. Read the Conference Statement.

Globethics.net Executive Director Obiora Ike at the Plateau State University (PLASU) Council meeting
Globethics.net Executive Director Obiora Ike at the Plateau State University (PLASU) Council meeting.

See more photos from this and other events, including the BNBT2022 International Conference, on Globethics.net's Flickr.

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