The people’s summit invites everyone to share and advance their ideas and contributions to shape the Global Values Declaration for a new eco-social world. Individuals and community representatives, people of lived experiences, global organisations, students, health, social, education and economic professions, environmental campaigners, trade unions, policy makers, civil rights champions, spiritual and religious networks, and government leaders.
The summit platform provides spaces for engagement and global conversation across cultures, diverse lived experiences, professional groups, and perspectives. Most of the contributions will be pre-recorded as videos, posted on the summit website and listed in the summit proceedings.
Submitting a summary of your contribution for review
A summary of your contribution needs to be submitted for review and acceptance before 15th February 2022. Summaries will be reviewed and accepted on a rolling basis.
English is the working language of the summit. However, when it is not possible to submit your summary in English, reviewers will use automatic translation. Upon acceptance of your summary, you can prepare the full presentation of your contribution to the summit in any language.
Ways to contribute
People are invited to share values of their communities’ programs, social movements, indigenous rituals, culture and knowledge, academic work, personal experiences, etc. in the form of:
- Academic Presentations
- Dances, Songs
- Panel Discussions
- Pechakucha presentations
- Poetry, spoken word
- Research Findings
- Ted Talks style presentation
- Tik tok style video
Contributors are asked to select from one of the starting principles cluster that best reflect their ideas:
- Buen Vivir, love and care of people and the planet, responsibilities, and rights.
- Respect, dignity, harmony, and justice
- Diversity, belonging, reciprocity and equity
- Ubuntu, togetherness, and community
All contributions must fit into one of the following timeframes. Contributions can be made by individuals or by groups. Choose the best option that allows you to get your message across:
- 5 minutes contribution
- 10-15 minutes contribution
- Up to 30-minute contribution
- Up to 60-minute groups contribution