Article 14 :
Rigour, openness , and tolerance are the fundamental characteristics of the
attitude and vision. Rigour in argument,
existing data, is
to possible distortions. the unexpected and
taking into account Openness involves the unforeseeable.
Tolerance implies an acknowledgement opposed to our own.
of the right to ideas and truths
Final Article :
The present Charter of Transdisciplinarity
was adopted by the participants of
the first World Congress other than their own procedures to be agreed
with no claim to any authority
achievements and activities. upon by transdisciplinary-minded
with of all
this Charter is open to the signature of any person interested in progressive national, international and transnational measures to
ensure the application of these Articles in everyday life.
Convent0 da Arrdbida,
6th November 1994