We are pleased to present the Gaia Education Glocalisers Webinar Series!

Gaia Education works to build capacity on whole systems design, unleashing the emergence of local solutions to global challenges. We nurture communities of learning where participants can develop meaningful, actionable knowledge both personally and socially.

In the FREE webinar series we offer you the chance to meet some of the Gaia Education Certified Trainers, otherwise known as Glocalisers. Empowered by the skills and knowledge acquired throughout their learning and combining them to their own personal journey, our trainers weave their own thread into the fabric of Gaia Education’s world work.

Join the FREE webinars and let yourself be inspired by the stories of Gaia Education’s Glocalisers…

Next Glocalisers Webinar

Jorge Mello

Economia e Sustentabilidade: desafios e soluções possíveis

8 May 5pm GMT

Economia e Sustentabilidade: desafios e soluções possíveis

– Neste webinar, vamos abordar os graves e complexos desafios com que lidamos atualmente, e propostas de soluções viáveis. Trataremos especialmente da influência dos fatores econômicos na degradação ambiental. Com base em fatos e dados, como podemos atuar de forma regenerativa e não prejudicial, tanto no plano pessoal quanto no coletivo? Que opções efetivas de conscientização e ação existem para indivíduos e comunidades?

Metas de aprendizagem: 
– Constatar a necessidade de abordagem interdisciplinar e ações integradas a fim de superar os desafios globais desse momento histórico, especialmente no que refere às questões de sustentabilidade pessoal e planetária
– Perceber os principais obstáculos que usualmente dificultam uma existência mais centrada na satisfação, prosperidade e relacionamentos saudáveis
– Compreender o potencial transformador que todos podemos acessar através de ações cotidianas, na prática de um estilo de vida sustentável e gratificante, no plano individual e comunitário, principalmente do ponto de vista da economia

Jorge Dellamora Mello, brasileiro, atua como ativista social e ambiental há muitos anos. Educador treinado na visão construtivista da aprendizagem, estudou e tem experiência em abordagens não lineares de Economia. Integrando prática e teoria, ele está atualmente trabalhando no desenvolvimento e teste de um sistema de economia social baseado na ética budista, e de acordo com os princípios do livro “Small is Beautiful” de E.F. Schumacher.

“Economy and Sustainability: Challenges and Possible Solutions” (Webinar will be held in Portuguese)

In this webinar, we will address the serious and complex challenges we are currently facing, and proposals for workable solutions. We will especially address the influence of economic factors on environmental degradation. Based on facts and data, how can we act in a regenerative and non-detrimental way, both personally and collectively? What effective awareness and action options exist for individuals and communities?

Learning goals:

– Recognize the need for an interdisciplinary approach and integrated actions in order to overcome the global challenges of this historical moment, especially regarding the issues of personal and planetary sustainability
– Realize the main obstacles that usually hinder a more centered existence in the satisfaction, prosperity and healthy relationships
– Understand the transformative potential that we can all access through daily actions, in the practice of a sustainable and rewarding lifestyle at the individual and community levels, mainly from the point of view of the economy

Jorge Dellamora Mello, Brazilian, has been a social and environmental activist for many years. Educator trained in the constructivist vision of learning, studied and has experience in non-linear approaches to economics. Integrating practice and theory, he is currently working on the development and testing of a social economics system based on Buddhist ethics, and in accordance with the principles of the book “Small is Beautiful” by E.F. Schumacher.

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