Gaia Education courses equip students of all ages with the appropriate skills and analytical tools to design a society which uses energy and materials with greater efficiency, distributes wealth fairly and strives to eliminate the concept of waste. Following the completion of Gaia Education courses students become #Changemakers.
What is a #Changemaker?
A #Changemaker is a Gaia Education graduate who takes an active role in transitioning their existing communities, institutions and neighbourhoods, to more sustainable patterns of production and consumption, as well as leading more joyful, meaningful and healthier lives.
Here are some examples of our inspiring #Changemakers, and the actions they are taking to enact positive change in the world.
Global change can start with just one individual; an ocean begins with just one drop.
Building Communities with Oscar Gussinyer
“My Great Aspiration is to Serve Life and Peace” Monika Hösterey
Well Being, the Heart of Sustainability
Changemaker Strives Towards Business Sustainability
Learning to design a fair and sustainable society in EDE Damanhur
Gaia ToT embedded in the largest urban forest of the world
Participatory Skills for World Change
Empowered by the Training of Trainers, Thailand
My ToT Thailand Experience
“I have just completed Gaia Education Training of Trainers (ToT) in southern Thailand as a part of the Gaia certified Awakening Leadership Training where I learnt and practiced amazing ways to facilitate sessions and also some of the meta skills that go beyond traditional training methods.
I saw the effectiveness of participatory facilitation, in which trainers and participants are able to co-create the process in a way that enriches the knowledge and the experience ga…