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Values are the things that are important to us.

Values are what make us who we are. They are the compass guiding everything we do – our choices and our actions. When we forget that compass, we take the wrong turn. It’s the same for our families, for our communities, for the world.

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World Values Day is 18 October 2018

Values are the things that are important to us, the foundation of our lives. They are deeply held principles that guide our choices and behaviours and influence our emotions. Values are the core of who we are. They are our motivators, our drivers, the passion in our hearts and the reason why we do the things we do.

World Values Day is an opportunity for us to think about our most deeply held values and to act on them. This year we are paying special attention to putting our values into action in our communities, and so helping to change the world.

Join the Values Challenge

Organisations

In every organisation gaps exist between the values aspired to and what actually happens in practice. Take the Values Challenge and spend One Hour, focused on One Value, to make One Change… read more…

Community Groups

Whatever kind of group we belong to, whether it is a club, a youth group, a group of volunteers, or maybe a group of friends getting together regularly to share a common interest, it will be based on values… read more…

Schools

Many schools now have stated values, but as with any organisation a gap can grow between the values we aspire to and the reality of what happens as everyday pressures take their toll.  It can be good to take a step back … read more…

Individuals

When people live their lives in alignment with their values, they feel happier and more fulfilled, choose a value that is important to you and do something to make you feel good today, then share… read more…

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Enter your contact details below to join our mailing list and receive ideas for how to live your values everyday:

Get in touch to tell us how you would like to get involved, or to tell us about your event or activity.

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Events and Activities

List your event or activity here at: [email protected]

World Values Day 2017 – key facts at a glance

World Values Day 2017 – key facts at a glance

We put together this infographic to celebrate our record-breaking World Values Day 2017, here’s how it unfolded…   ... Read More

Walk for Values

Walk for Values

Celebrating 15 years of Walk For Values and Honouring 150 Years of Canada  #HumanValuesDay Walk for Values will take place in different Read More

Tools and Resources

List your tools or resource here at: [email protected]

We have compiled a wide selection of interesting videos, values guides, white papers and other tools and resources to help your values journey. Please explore here to discover more.

Guide to Transforming Culture in Larger Organisations

Guide to Transforming Culture in Larger Organisations

This guide to Transforming Culture in Larger Organisations includes case studies, key learnings, and practical exercises to get you ... Read More

Values Guide for Community Groups

Values Guide for Community Groups

What’s important to you as a community group? Values are the things that are important to us as individuals and when we are ... Read More

Values Guide for Schools

Values Guide for Schools

What’s important to you as a school? World Values Day challenges us to think about our own values and the values held by the ... Read More

Values Guide for Organisations

Values Guide for Organisations

What’s important to you as an organisation? World Values Day challenges us to think about our organisational values and to act on Read More

Our Partners

To become a partner of World Values Day, please contact us at [email protected]

Be part of the live Values Word Cloud

Once you have chosen your most important value, type it into the field below and see it added to the live Values Word Cloud.

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