The flag of the planet Earth is used to show a sense of belonging to the totality of the (eco)system that we are a part of, to represent that we are all connected. To spread this message, people use the flag as part of their lifestyle and routine.
Below you can find a list of proposals on how to use the EarthFlag. There are of course many more iconic ways to spead the message of unity!
Hang the flag in (front of) your home
Carry the flag on an iconic journey
The EarthFlag goes on adventurous journeys all around the world, all this to travel with a sense of belonging and to spread out the flag and its message of unity. No matter if it is walking, climbing, sailing, surfing, skateboarding, skiing, cycling or something else, it can be done with the EarthFlag and has already been done. The purpose of this is to inspire people with its message and to inspire them taking a journey alongside the flag.
The internet is a major tool to share the EarthFlag to a broader audience. Through websites, blogs, social media and conscious platforms, the EarthFlag gains exposure as well as recognition. EarthToday is an example of a social platform that has implemented the EarthFlag.
Plant the EarthFlag on an iconic situation
The end of an inspiring journey with the EarthFlags means planting it on an iconic situation and most importantly location. Speaking of iconic locations, the flag has been planted at the top of the Mont Blanc, as well as on the North Pole on World Peace Day! Together, we try to spread the flag all around the Earth, there where it belongs.
Raise the EarthFlag on an iconic moment
There are many situations in which people raise the EarthFlag, to embrace the moment with a symbol of wholeness and unity. Many globally recognized days are known to raise the EarthFlag on. Below you can find a lost of the most know days to raise your EarthFlag :
- April 22: Earth Day
Since the Founding of Earth Day in 1970, many people worldwide celebrate this day by hanging and planting the flag of planet Earth.
- September 18: World Cleanup Day
On World Cleanup Day, many people who participate with cleaning activities hang the flag half mast. On the end of the day, they raise the flag to its proper position to celebrate today’s improvement and to keep the flag out until the end of the World Peace Day.
- September 21: World Peace Day
On World Peace Day (also known as International Day of Peace), many people hang the EarthFlag to increase awareness for the importance of peace and to share a strong message of unity to show how humanity by nature belongs to peace itself.
- January 24: Day of education
- March 8: Women’s day (usually half-staff)
- March 20+21+22: happiness day, end-racism day, day of forests, day of water, change of season
- March 25 – 26th SDG virtual Festival
- June 5: World Environment Day
- July 28: World Nature Day
- August 9: World Indigenous Day
- October 24: Day of Climate Action
- November 1: World Ecology Day
- December 10: Human Rights Day
Raise your phone
Raising the EarthFlag can be done without having a physical flag. Project the EarthFlag on a phone and raise the EarthFlag!