CARETAKERS OF THE ENVIRONMENT
CEI 2007 - HONG KONG
Caretakers of the Environment
International CEI started in 1986. It is an international organization which
aims to promote sustainable development education for youth. It features an
annual international conference for school age students, usually senior
Caretakers of the Environment International (CEI) believes that promotion of
sustainable development education for youth can best occur through having
students meet and work together. By organizing annual international conferences,
making available a periodical for teachers and students, establishing national
branches and organizing national and regional workshops, CEI tries to establish
a worldwide network for secondary school teachers and students who are actively
concerned about environmental issues and who are willing to do something about
sustainable development issues through their education and their actual
participation. The network intends to act as a platform for teachers and
students to exchange concerns, ideas, strategies, actions and projects in the
field of environmental education.
To develop a worldwide network
of secondary school students and teachers who share environmental concerns
and who face environmental challenges.
To share successful and
innovative environmental education programs.
To facilitate joint
educational projects that encourage international data exchange and
To develop strategies which
enable delegates to act as ambassadors for CEI in their own countries.
To promote environmental
awareness and to develop national EE-networks.
encourage the building of trust, friendship and cooperation among people of
different cultural backgrounds.
REPORT Confernece Daily (8-14