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Cultivating Sustainability: Insights from the ECOSystem Project Kick-off Meeting

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In the picturesque coastal town of Sète, France, amidst the tranquil ambience of Catfarm, a groundbreaking initiative took root on the 8th and 9th of April 2024. Representatives from diverse organizations across Europe converged for the inaugural meeting of the ECOSystem project, a collaborative endeavour aimed at empowering youth and fostering sustainable lifestyles within eco-communities. The air buzzed with excitement and anticipation as partners unveiled their vision for the next 30 months.

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Collab Jovem criando mudança

Milena Lais

O Collab Jovem é um Programa de Educação Regenerativa do Movimento das Cidades em Transição Brasil. O primeiro encontro do Collab Jovem ocorreu em 2022, em Cunha, numa parceria com a Flor das Águas e 2023 em Salto, na Casa Una.  

Agora, olhando para o futuro em 2024, nosso objetivo é ampliar a capacidade de captação de recursos para atender mais jovens da Rede do GaiaEducation e do Movimento das Cidades em Transição no Brasil. Sonhamos em escrever um Manual Youth Collab, compartilhando nossas l…

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Honouring Our Roots: Harnessing the Power of Oral Storytelling for Regenerative Communities

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Since the dawn of civilisation, oral storytelling has served as the cornerstone of human culture, meshing our existence with the threads of shared narratives and collective wisdom. Across diverse cultures and civilisations, oral traditions have played a central role in preserving cultural heritage, transmitting knowledge, and fostering a sense of belonging and identity. From the epic poems of ancient civilisations to the folk tales passed down through generations, oral st…

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Join Us on May 25th for the Economic Dimension!

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Economic Design will start soon!

The Economic dimension begins on May 25th, and we can't wait to have you on this meaningful journey 💫

Our current economic system is no longer sustainable, yet only some know the alternatives to battle these economic issues. The Economic dimension aims to understand better those alternatives and the true meaning of economy and wealth.

With Economic Design, you'll learn how to engage with the transformation and redesign of your local economies and where to star…

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The Good and the Bad news: a book by Gaia Education board member Ross Jackson

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Embracing Change: Ross Jackson's Vision for a Sustainable Tomorrow

In his latest book, Gaia Education board member Ross Jackson presents a provocative exploration of our civilisation's trajectory, challenging us to confront the stark reality of collapse while offering a compelling vision for a brighter future. With his insight as an economist and an activist's passion, Jackson takes readers on a journey from the roots of our societal challenges to the possibilities of transformation.

At the he…

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Collab Jovem youth project 2023 - São Paulo, Brazil

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Written by Laryssa Carreiro from Collab Jovem project

Laryssa Carreiro grew up on the east side of São Paulo/Capital. She is a poet and writer on Medium, publishing poems through Fazia Poesia page. She is also an educator and English translator-interpreter. She was in Collab Jovem - Flor das Águas (2022) as a monitor and trainee and returned to the festival at Casa Una (2023) with the affective writing workshop.


The time is now

Now is a state that doesn't stop you from imagining the futur…

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Celebrating Female Voices: A Literary Tribute for International Women's Day

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As we commemorate International Women's Day, let's shine a light on the extraordinary contributions of female authors to literature and society. Through their powerful stories and thought-provoking insights, these writers have addressed issues of gender, race, identity, and humanity. Let's delve into some of their impactful works:

Liv Strömquist - "I'm Every Woman" (originally in Swedish) Liv Strömquist's graphic novel "I'm Every Woman" offers a clever and engaging exploration of feminist histo…

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Embracing Ecological Consciousness: Exploring the Depths of Worldview

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In the middle of daily life, it's easy to forget our place in the grand tapestry of existence. We get caught up in our routines, our ambitions, and our struggles, losing sight of the bigger picture.

But amidst the chaos, there lies a fundamental truth: we are nature.

Our worldview—the lens through which we perceive the world—shapes our understanding of ourselves and our relationship to the environment. It influences how we interact with nature, how we prioritise our resources, and ultimately, …

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