to lay the foundation of a new world together.
to change fear into hope.
for a new way of thinking.
to aim for a common horizon.
to no longer sacrifice the future for the present.
to not let fortune decide for us.
to stop lying to ourselves.
to revive our generosity.
to repair and take care of our broken planet.
to address the root causes of all crises.
to realize that the health, ecological, climate, social and economic crises that we are going through are in reality just one: a crisis of excess.
to listen to youth and learn from elders.
to honor the beauty of life.
to remember that life hangs by a thin thread.
to make peace with nature.
to respect the diversity and integrity of all living beings.
to give space back to wildlife.
to fully consider the interests of animals.
to acknowledge the diversity of humankind.
to listen to indigenous peoples.
to nurture our differences.
to realize our community of fate within the human family and with all living beings.
to acknowledge our vulnerability.
to learn from our mistakes.
to take stock of our achievements and our excesses.
to respect the planetary boundaries.
to transform our outdated system.
to redefine both ends and means.
to give a new meaning to progress.
for being both indulgent and demanding.
to break free from dogmas.
for collective intelligence.
for a globalization that shares, cooperates and gives to the weakest.
to choose fair trade over free trade.
to globalize what is virtuous and un-globalize what is harmful.
to define, preserve and protect the commons.
for universal solidarity.
for transparency and accountability.
for an economy that preserves and redistributes.
to end deregulation, financial speculation and tax evasion.
to write off the poorest countries’ debt.
to emancipate ourselves from party politics.
to break free from sterile ideologies.
for inclusive democracies.
to get inspired by citizens and people.
to implement the precautionary principle.
to engrave in the law the principles for environmental, social and civilizational policy-making.
to call social determinism a liar.
to bridge the gap between social inequalities.
for an absolute equality between women and men.
to reach out to the humble and the invisible.
to be pay a just tribute to those, often foreign, who carry out thankless tasks in our countries.
to give primary value to the jobs that make life possible.
to create jobs that fulfill us.
for the advent of the social and solidarity economy.
to exempt public services from economic performance.
to radically localize entire branches of the economy.
for coherence and to redirect our activities and investments towards the useful and not the harmful.
to teach our children how to inhabit the Earth, live together and to give them a sense of civic purpose.
to set limits to ourselves in what hurts, and none in what heals.
to learn how to live a simpler life.
to break free from our consumerist addictions.
to get rid of our collective and individual mental conditionings.
to nurture simple desires.
to distinguish the essential from the expendable.
to forego what sacrifices our future.
for creativity and positive impact.
to create a link between our individual and collective destinies.
to have faith in each other.
to revisit our preconceptions.
for to realize that everything is not black or white.
to synchronize science and awareness.
to claim that racism is the worst kind of mental pollution.
for modesty and boldness.
to bridge the gap between our words and our actions, and to be ambitious.
for everyone to do their part and become the architect of tomorrow.
to believe that another world is within reach.
for a burst in momentum to open new paths.
with these principles in mind, to choose and encourage our leaders.
for everybody to make these principles alive and share them.
to create a global awareness force.