Training of Trainers at Findhorn Ecovillage – Could you train environmental trainers?

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Upcoming Gaia Education ‘Training of Trainers’ will catalyse change on local and global levels.

Published reports by IPCC and WWF are demanding a transformative response from communities everywhere. We are faced with the challenge of redesigning human impact on earth at local, regional and planetary scales within the lifetime of the generations alive today.

Gaia Education’s courses enable people everywhere to contribute to this necessary transformation by improving skills, regenera…

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SDGs Training of Multipliers in Vienna

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Presented by Plattform Footprint, Gaia Education and UNESCO.

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Plattform Footprint, Gaia Education and UNESCO present a one-day SDG Training of Multipliers in Vienna on 9 September 2019 to learn more about the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals.

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Santana de Parnaíba launches its SDG Voluntary Local Review (VLR)

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The case for cities supporting the SDGs is incredibly compelling. Cities generate their own wealth, shape local policies and are spearheading a thrilling new vision of governance and engagement for the implementation of the SDGs. 

Responding to the need to accelerate SDGs at local level, Gaia Education and UNESCO Global Action Programme on Education for Sustainable Development have developed a mobilization trajectory of five interdependent cycles to support municipalities to acc…

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Next #Glocalisers Webinar with ‘Top FinTech for SDG Influencer’ Peter Johnson!

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On 4 June 2019 May East, sustainability educator & CEO of Gaia Education, will host our next #Glocaliers webinar on Blockchain Frontiers with Peter Johnson, one of the ‘Top 100 FinTech for SDG Influencers’, listed by LATTICE80,  and Founder & CEO of Ayadee.

Peter Johnson is one of the 100 Top Fintech for SDGs influencers in 2019 who are leveraging the power of fintech and blockchain technology to create a positive impact on the future (recognised by LATTICE80 and FinTech4Good). As founder and C…

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Women Economic Forum – Gaia CEO to be awarded

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A former Brazilian pop star now heading a global sustainability charity based in Edinburgh received a major international award for her work with women in the developing world.

May East, Chief Executive of Gaia Education, was awarded ‘Women of the Decade in Sustainability & Leadership’ by the Women Economic Forum for her educational services with governments, city planners, academics, and communities around the world.


The award is recognition of her work over thre…

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Sustainable Development Goals: The SDGs Flashcards now available in Chinese!

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We are very pleased to announce that our Chinese SDGs Flashcards are now available for purchase in our Gaia Education shop. With the support of Rina Liang, Ying Ying Li, two young Chinese volunteers, the SDGs Flashcards were able to be translated to Chinese and to make the Sustainable Development Goals Flashcards accessible to all Chinese speakers.

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are 17 goals adopted by the United Nations in 2015 to eradicate poverty, protect the planet a…

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Applied Ecovillage Living – inspired by Gaia Education

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Inspired by Gaia Education, Findhorn Foundation’s Applied Ecovillage Living 2-week programme invites people to come and explore more about ecovillages, low impact lifestyles, sustainability and right livelihoods.

Findhorn Foundation is widely known for its facilitating and teaching sustainability practices and at the end of February they have organised a great workshop that aims to equip its participants with the essential skills necessary for a low impact lifestyle, teach them abou…

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Celebrating the first International Day of Education in 2019

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By proclaiming the International Day of Education, UN member states recognised the importance of working to ensure inclusive and equitable quality education at all levels – so that all people may have access to lifelong learning opportunities that help them to acquire the knowledge and skills needed to access opportunities to participate fully in society and contribute to sustainable development.


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On 3 December 2018, the U…

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Over 1,500 Multipliers Trained through our SDGs Trainings!

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Since its launch in December 2016, the SDG Training of Multipliers has taken place 43 times in 16 countries and reached over 1,500 participants. The training inspires participants to explore the 17 SDGs and identify ways they can be implemented in their own bioregion.

The aim of the SDG Training of Multipliers is to empower each participant to facilitate their own meaningful conversations and multiply the impact of their learning by spreading it to others. The training adopts a community ce…

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#Glocalisers webinar series: 2018 in review

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We invite you to watch our thought-provoking #Glocalisers webinar series. From Fritjof Capra to Daniel Wahl and Monica Picavêa, these webinars hosted by global experts share valuable knowledge and actionable advice on sustainability issues.

Throughout 2018, we ran monthly webinars with our Glocalisers: globally-connected, forward-thinking individuals promoting locally adaptable and resource-conserving activities, carefully tailored to the biocultural uniqueness of each location.

Empowered …

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