Mission & Vision

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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

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1. Face-to-Face

Ecovillage Design Education (EDE) programmes taking place in 42 countries with more than 70 institutions

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2. E-Learning

Design for Sustainability global classrooms in English, Spanish and Portuguese

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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.