If you are interested in the following four areas, become a member TGCI:
1. Access to Global Citizenship Learning Opportunities.
2. Network with Members in Other Countries.
3. Become an Advocate for Global Development Issues.
4. Become Informed About World Community Activities, Events, and People
If you are interested in finding answers to any of the following five questions, become a member TGCI:
1. How can I act more responsibly as a citizen of the globe?
2. How can I better contribute to and advocate for policies and programs that benefit the whole planet?
3. How can I become more engaged with institutions involved in global governance?
4. Where can I meet people who share my interest in global citizenship and work with them to build a better planet?
5. How can I become better informed about activities and events that influence how we live and work with one another as a global community?
Registered members have access to a network of people around the world interested in collaborating with one another to build world community and promote global citizenship; can engage with other members in global citizenship projects and activities, as described on the TGCI website; Have access to a series of webinars with experts on different issues aimed at developing global solutions to global problems; get up to date information on global issues, global people, and world community events; and are eligible for participation in TGCI leadership training courses.
All members are asked to support the principles and values of global citizenship, as described on the Home Page of the TGCI website and listed below.
* Such values include a commitment to basic human rights; religious pluralism; participatory governance; protection of the earth’s environment; sustainable world-wide economic growth; poverty alleviation; humanitarian assistance; elimination of weapons of mass destruction; cessation and prevention of conflicts between countries; preservation of cultural diversity.
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