Caretakers of the Environment International
What is CEI?
CEI(Caretakers of the Environment International) is an international organization that focuses on raising awareness of environmental problems by empowering youth with the knowledge of these problems. Students develop environmental projects in teams, and attend an conference to present them to other students from around the world. These students also work on improving their teamwork and leadership skills.
To develop environmental awareness and knowledge.
To help youngsters in every culture develop as stewards and citizens.
To understand and respect various cultures and be able to work hand in hand in spite of cultural differences.
To share with each other environmental concerns and develop through discussion practical solutions.
To provide innovative solutions to environmental challenges while recognizing and following nature's design.
To develop partnerships within respective communities to enhance the capacities of each organization.
To practice advocacy and learning how to effectively engage in dialogue with a variety of stakeholders.
How To Get Involved
There are many ways to get involved with CEI.
Donate to help support CEI USA.
If you are a teacher or educator, and you are interested in starting your own delegation, contact us using the page at the top.
If you are a student or parent who would like to get involved, see if there is a delegation nearby. If not, try to find a teacher who would be willing to run a delegation.
Upcoming 2019 Conference
This year's conference will be held in Istanbul, Turkey during June 30 - July 6, 2019. The theme for the conference is "Sustainable Living in a Big City"
For more information, please visit the conference website: CEI 2019 Turkey.
Last Year's 2018 Conference
This year's conference will be held in Judenburg, Austria during July 8th - 14th.
For more information, visit https://cei2018at.wixsite.com/cei2018