The following references and links to materials may be helpful for community-based activities in education, training, environmental improvement, and social and economic development projects. Suggestions for additional materials are welcomed, especially for links to those available over the Internet.
Environmentally Sustainable Bahá'í Properties
Spiritual Reflections, Scientific Information and Practical Ideas
by Christine Muller
Practical advice on how to manage Bahá'í properties responsibly including
landscaping and the outdoors, buildings, and daily living practice.
Three-panel poster exhibit about the International Environment Forum prepared for the 2010 Annual Conference. Downloaded in a doc format (26 MB), the posters can be printed on an A3 format colour printer.
Brochure about the IEF (pdf 1.7 MB in 3-fold A4 format)
The Eco Principle:
Radio interview in Budapest with IEF President Arthur Dahl
November 2005 (mp3 - 82 MB - 50 min.)
Extract from UNEP discussion paper for the Global Ministerial Environmental Forum 2001
Contributions of the United Nations Environment Programme to the Preparations for the World Summit on Sustainable Development
KEY ISSUES AND CHALLENGES
Extract from UNEP discussion paper for the Global Ministerial Environmental Forum 2002
Kofi A. Annan, Secretary-General of the United Nations
A revised version for all rural communities in developing countries is available on the IEF web site
An example of the rich tradition of environmental management in many indigenous cultures. It could inspire efforts to preserve and adapt such knowledge in local environmental management.
International Environment Forum - Updated 8 July 2021