Mission & Vision

gaiaeducation mission


Gaia Education is a leading-edge provider of sustainability education that promotes thriving communities within planetary boundaries.

Gaia Education manages three streams of activities


1. Face-to-Face

Ecovillage Design Education, Training of Trainers, Achieving the Global Goals and Gaia Youth programmes taking place in 43 countries.


2. E-Learning

Design for Sustainability global classrooms in English, Spanish and Portuguese

project based learning

3. Project-Based Learning

Activities taking place in the Global South supporting the implementation of the Post-2015 development agenda


Our Vision

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.