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"The most radical thing any of us can do at this time is to be fully present to what is happening in the world." Joanna Macy

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Jane works in sustainable development using an empowerment and engaged spirituality approach. She lives in Findhorn Ecovillage and has taught on EDEs in Findhorn, Sieben Linden, Myanmar and Thailand.

Jane supports all stages of the project cycle as needs based consultant for community, sustainable education and rights based projects in Asia and Africa. Jane has taught the work that reconnects for many years and more recently transition town training. She co-founded the Grassroots Leadership Training an ongoing programme with a big impact on emerging civil society in South East Asia particularly Myanmar.

Jane is also a life coach who mentors leaders in the south often working in incredibly challenging situations. She is passionate about Traditional Village as Ecovillage and shifting existing communities towards resilience and supports GEN to take this forward. She is a Board Member of Gaia Education.

Country UK, Thailand, Myanmar
Academic Titles MSc
Website Mindful Facilitation for Empowerment
Dimension(s) Social
Teaching language English
EDE/GEDS Facilitated Thailand x4,
Findhorn x11,
Sieban Linden x1,
Chinese group in Bangkok x2,
Burma x2
  • 20 Years of Grassroots Leadership Training The Myanmar Experience, 2016
  • Seeds of Peace Journal: Migrant Workers are Human too, 2015
  • No River Bigger than Tanha, with P. Hutanuwatr, 2005
Academic Papers
  • Death Truck Case, Migration, Labour Exploitation & People Trafficking in Southern Thailand
    with Anjalee Janchum presented at Global Ethics, Conference UWE, 2010
Press articles


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