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10th November 2020

OUT NOW: We Feed the World book launched

We are delighted to announce the launch of a brand new photo book from The Gaia Foundation- We Feed The World: A celebration of smallholder farmers and fishing communities. Untold stories Through… Read More

3rd November 2020

This November… ‘We Feed the World’ The Book!

Telling the stories of the farmers and fishing communities who really feed the world, Gaia’s We Feed the World exhibition reached an audience of 50 million people when it was… Read More

3rd November 2020

Denouncing the murder of Fikile Ntshangase

It is with outrage and grief that we share this press release relating the murder of Earth Defender and grandmother Fikile Ntshangase, an outspoken opponent of coal mining in Somkhele,… Read More

8th October 2020

Video: The Right to Say No to Mining in Europe

How are European communities already asserting their ‘Right to Say No’ to mining and other extractive projects, from the grassroots up? How can the Right to Say No be materially… Read More

6th October 2020

Interactive Story: Coming back to life in Tharaka, Kenya

“We are turning the tide on the history of loss in our own lands.” In the first instalment in Gaia’s global Stories of Resilience series, our Kenyan colleague Simon Mitambo… Read More

28th September 2020

Media Release: We can’t mine our way out of the climate crisis

MEDIA RELEASE: 234 civil society organisations, communities and academics call on EC to align critical raw materials sourcing plans with the interests of the planet, communities and the climate. (Traducción… Read More

22nd September 2020

Equinox- gathering around Gaia’s hearth

Dear Friends,  We hope this finds you and your loved ones healthy and in good spirits. Wherever we live, as we approach the equinox the seasons are turning. These liminal, in-between times have traditionally been moments… Read More

17th September 2020

Webinar. The Right to Say No: European Struggles and Successes

When? 29th September. 3pm GMT/UTC. Where? Online Register now (required): https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_IS1h72zgTeKV2fRXlFfy2Q Europe faces a massive increase in mining in the years to come, as the EU and national governments seek to… Read More

15th September 2020

The Salween Peace Park: a place for all living things

Members of the Karen Environmental and Social Action Network tells the story of how the Karen Indigenous People in Myanmar founded the Salween Peace Park to protect their mega-diverse territory… Read More

8th September 2020

Stories of resilience – introducing a new series

Gaia’s Director, Liz Hosken, and co-writer Million Belay of the Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa, introduce a new Ecologist series exploring grassroots stories of resilience and hope in a… Read More