Teach In - Conversations on Resilience


Welcome to The Teach In - Conversations on Resilience, an exciting new online course brought to you by Gaia Education. Dive into a series of recorded webinars featuring resilience specialists from around the world. Explore diverse case studies, effective strategies, and emerging opportunities in resilience-building.

Each session offers access to a video lesson, supplemental resources, optional readings, and a vibrant forum for engaging discussions. Scroll down for previews of each lesson!

Registration is simple and free. Just fill out the form below, and we'll promptly send you all the details to join the program.

Access the course at your own pace, with no time constraints. New lessons will be continuously added, allowing you to explore at your leisure. Feel free to skip ahead or revisit previous sessions as you see fit.

The Teach In is an integral component of the Design for Resilience Online Programme. Enrol in this complimentary course to discover more about this broader initiative and its benefits. Join us in mastering the art of resilience!

Oscar Gussinyer
and Erika Zárate

Resilience Earth is a non-profit cooperative dedicated to accompanying social and ecological movements, organisations and local governments so that they can leverage deep systemic change in their collectives, communities and bioregions. They work from a systemic perspective and are specialists in the areas of regenerative development, community resilience and transformative economy.

Tom Llewellyn

Tom Llewellyn is the interim executive director for Shareable, a nonprofit news + action hub promoting people-powered solutions for the common good. As part of his role at Shareable, he is the executive producer and host of the award-winning documentary and podcast series “The Response,” co-producer of the "Cities@Tufts Lectures Podcast," and leads communications for the Rural Power Coalition.

Bob Doppelt

Bob Doppelt founded and coordinates the International Transformational Resilience Coalition (ITRC), a network of mental health, social service, disaster management, climate, and faith organizations and professionals (website: http://itrcoalitionorg). He is trained in both counseling psychology and environmental science and has combined the two fields throughout his career. He is also a Graduate of the International Program on the Management of Sustainability, in Ziest, The Netherlands, a Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Instructor. He is also a former Fellow at the Rockefeller Foundation’s Bellagio Center.

Rosemary Morrow

For almost 40 years Rowe has worked extensively with farmers and villagers in Africa, Central and South East Asia and Eastern Europe, especially dedicating the last few years to refugees in camps – the people of war-torn nations such as Vietnam, Cambodia, Uganda, Syria Ethiopia, Afghanistan, Kurdistan and East Timor, and to communities experiencing the serious effects of climate change like the Solomon Islands, and the effects of the GFC, like Spain, Greece and Portugal.

Jeremy Lent

Jeremy Lent, described by Guardian journalist George Monbiot as “one of the greatest thinkers of our age,” is an author and speaker whose work investigates the underlying causes of our civilization’s existential crisis, and explores pathways toward a life-affirming future. He is the founder of the Deep Transformation Network, a global community exploring pathways to an ecological civilization, and the nonprofit Liology Institute, dedicated to fostering an integrated worldview that could enable humanity to thrive sustainably on the Earth.

Prof. Jem Bendell

Professor Jem Bendell is a world-renowned scholar on the breakdown of modern societies due to environmental change. Downloaded over a million times, his Deep Adaptation paper is credited with inspiring the growth of the Extinction Rebellion movement in 2018, and also created a global network to reduce harm in the face of societal collapse.

Morag Gamble

An award-winning permaculture teacher and designer, Morag Gamble is founder of the Permaculture Education Institute and has led programs in 22 countries. She is an international leader of the permaculture movement for change.