News & Press

31st October 2018

Gertrude Pswarayi-Jabson: Africa can come back to Life

In this personal reflection, Zimbabwean writer, activist and Earth Jurisprudence practitioner-in-training Gertrude Pswarayi-Jabson reflects on the importance of reviving Africa’s rich cultural and spiritual practices. At a time of climate change… Read More

4th October 2018

Global voices in Quito, calling for the Rights of Nature

Within sight of the snow-capped Cotopaxi volcano, in Ecuador’s capital city of Quito, Gaia joined activists, academics, indigenous leaders and students, for an historic International Rights of Nature Symposium, 27th-28th… Read More

23rd July 2018

The decree that recognizes indigenous governance of the Colombian Amazon

As a follow-up to the news we shared back in April of the groundbreaking decree that has brought recognition to indigenous governance in the Colombian Amazon, we share with you… Read More

8th June 2018

Street art in Montevideo – and a plea for Healthy Oceans

A vibrant, painted mural in central Montevideo, Uruguay, is attracting attention from the public and media alike, about the devastation from human activities on the oceans – from overfishing and… Read More

20th April 2018

African Earth Jurisprudence graduate speaking at the United Nations

Method Gundidza, from Zimbabwe, one of the first graduates from Gaia’s training for African Earth Jurisprudence practitioners, joins international panelists at the 8th Interactive Dialogue of the UN General Assembly… Read More

15th February 2018

Farewell to Dr Sue Edwards, “an African at heart”

With great sadness, we bid farewell to Dr. Sue Edwards – an indomitable spirit and founding Director of Ethiopia’s Institute for Sustainable Development (ISD). Sue passed away on 14th February.  … Read More

15th January 2018

The urge to find ‘true self’, and the mesmerising Earth Jurisprudence graduation

Mersha Yilma, from Ethiopia, shares his journey as one of the first graduates from Gaia’s African Earth Jurisprudence practitioners training. From a farming family in eastern rural Ethiopia, he has… Read More

2nd January 2018

A sad farewell to Ricardo Marín, Barasana shaman of the Colombian Amazon

Ricardo Marín, a charismatic indigenous leader from the Pirá Paraná River in the Colombian Amazon, has played a key role in taking the experience of indigenous communities in Colombia’s Amazon… Read More

14th December 2017

Introducing the Regional Coordinators for the Seed Sovereignty UK & Ireland Programme

It’s been an exciting few months for the UK & Ireland Seed Sovereignty Programme as we have drawn together a skilled and experienced team of Regional Coordinators to represent the project… Read More

21st November 2017

We’re recruiting! Come and Join the Gaia team!

Finance & Administration Assistant Full time (5 days), £20,000 per annum, based in London. We are looking for an organised multi-tasker able to support a small but busy team. The… Read More