Gaia Education is an international NGO which provides students of all ages and cultural backgrounds with knowledge and skills to design a thriving society. We teach our students how to use energy and resources with greater efficiency, distribute wealth equitably, and make quality of life the focus of future thinking. Our learners become Changemakers, capable of playing active roles in transitioning their communities to sustainable and regenerative practices, lifestyles and infrastructures.
Local Water Solutions for Global Challenges, free online course
Renewable Energies for Sustainable Development
Design for Sustainability online course
This online programme will give you a comprehensive overview of renewable energy as a means to enable sustainable development at a global scale.
Gaia Education and Estonian communities and educational institutions have been conducting a series of formal and non-formal education activities in Estonia for 10 years.
People Power in the Climate Change Age
A direct and positive contribution to the implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals
Facilitate transformative learning environments
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We work towards a resilient future within planetary boundaries where no one is left behind. A world of safe and nutritious food; of clean drinking water; of universal access to sustainability education; of physical, mental and social well-being.
A world which uses energy and materials with greater efficiency, distributes wealth fairly and strives to eliminate the concept of waste.
A world of universal respect for human rights and human dignity; of justice and equality; of respect for race and ethnicity; and of equal opportunity permitting the full realisation of human potential while promoting shared prosperity.
More than 14,000 students have joined one of our Ecovillage Design Education programmes all over the world
Dates: 2 September 2018 to 15 March 2019
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Become a multiplier of the vitally important conversations on how to implement the 17 SDGs at the local and regional scale in ways that are carefully adapted to the biocultural uniqueness of each place.
The question-centred training is based on the whole-systems design tool SDG Flashcards developed by Gaia Education in partnership with UNESCO Global Action Programme.
Available in: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish, Russian and Arabic.
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Edinburgh, EH1 1QW
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