A project of the Florida Coalition for Peace & Justice, Inc.
The Sustainable Living Center in Hampton is a living laboratory for a livable Earth. We offer resources for homes, schools and communities.
Each month we choose a different Earth Charter principle to bring to life in homes, schools and communities. Below are some of our favorite resources for Earth Charter principle #14:
Integrate into formal education and life-long learning the knowledge, values, and skills needed for a sustainable way of life. Earth Charter
We suggest that you choose one and share it with someone -- over dinner, at bedtime, in a library, school or faith group. Tell us how it went in the Comment box below!
Want to add to the Living Library? In the Comment box below, name some of your favorite books, movies, songs, games and other resources that will help in the transition to a sustainable future. Please include complete names, author/artist, and links to websites where possible.
Florida Coalition for Peace and Justice
A Student’s Guide to Global Climate Change - Environmental Protection Agency. Great at home and school.
Global Warming Express - the climate change website by kids for kids. The book written by 9-year-old Marina Weber will be published in the Fall.
Pacha’s Pajamas - a story written by Nature - Balance Edutainment. Collaborating with Earthman and FutureFlash! Project on stage show and books!
Climate Kids - NASA’s eyes on the Earth. Easy to share in an email to someone you know.
Plant for the Planet - Young Voices for the Planet - This 11-year-old boy can inspire anyone into action for the Earth!
Sink or Swim - teen Delaney Reynolds speaks out on sea level rise in South Florida
Climate Change Live - interactivities online.
Dreaming In Green - Young Voices for the Planet - Girls explain their program in middle and high school, step by step.
For adults and elders
Climate Change and Sea Level Rise in Florida - Florida Oceans and Coastal Council
Awakening the Dreamer, Changing the Dream - Pachamama Alliance presents an introduction live or online, with an online Game Changer Intensive to help you find your path of service.
Florida Climate Action Network - developing a Community-wide Climate Conversation
Building Community in a Changing Climate - Interfaith Climate Group offers four events a year for climate education, inspiration and action. The group is helping to develop the FCPJ Living Library.
Please add your favorite resources in the Comment box below.