The Declaration of Interdependence: A Pledge to Planet Earth by Tara CullisThe Declaration of Interdependence: A Pledge to Planet Earth by Tara Cullis

The Declaration of Interdependence: A Pledge to Planet Earth

byTara Cullis, David SuzukiIllustratorMichael Yahgulanaas

Hardcover | March 15, 2010

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Calling all people to become stewards of the earth, this exquisite edition is a heartfelt plea for the planet's preservation.

The "Declaration of Interdependence"—both an enlightening creed and a passionate call to action—was composed by David Suzuki and a team of activists and environmentalists in 1992, in recognition of the United Nations' Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro. This compelling statement of environmental principles progresses through three stages: "This We Know," "This We Believe," and "This We Resolve."

In this exquisitely designed edition-produced to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the David Suzuki Foundation—artist Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas brings this powerful creed to life using imagery from cultures around the world, interpreted through his dynamic Haida Manga style.

The declaration is followed by an inspiring essay by David Suzuki. An epilogue by Tara Cullis, president and co-founder of the David Suzuki Foundation, reveals the history and achievements of the foundation, one of North America's most active and successful environmental organizations.

Published in partnership with the David Suzuki Foundation.

Tara Cullis is an award-winning writer and President and Co-founder of the David Suzuki Foundation. She has been a key player in environmental movements in the Amazon, Southeast Asia, and British Columbia. Dr. Cullis has been adopted and named by the Haida, the Gitga'at, the Heiltsuk and the Nam'gis First Nations. David Suzuki is an in...
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Title:The Declaration of Interdependence: A Pledge to Planet EarthFormat:HardcoverDimensions:72 pages, 8 × 5 × 0.5 inPublished:March 15, 2010Publisher:Greystone Books Ltd.Language:English

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ISBN - 10:155365546X

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Table of Contents1. The Declaration of Interdependence: Illustrated by Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas2. The Declaration of Interdependence: Essay by Dr. David Suzuki3. Committed to the Planet: The David Suzuki Foundation by Dr. Tara Cullis, President and Co-Founder, The David Suzuki Foundation