News & Press

23rd May 2024

Consultancy role supporting Alliance for the Amazon and Beyond

The Alliance for the Amazon and Beyond is looking for a part-time, Portuguese speaking consultant with strong knowledge of Brazil.  The Alliance for the Amazon and Beyond started in October 2019 as a response… Read More

7th August 2023

Celebrating the Life & Work of Dr Melaku Worede

“The foundation for regenerating traditional farming systems is to work with communities to revive their former seed diversity and related knowledge. Once this foundation is laid, scientists can add a… Read More

6th July 2023

We Feed the World: Resisting a Farm-Free Future

Why we must celebrate the ingenuity, resilience and wisdom of small-holder farming communities now more than ever, as the damaging agenda for lab-grown foods gains pace.   The community of… Read More

17th November 2022

Join the Team – Frome-based Administrator wanted!

We’re looking for an Administrator! A great chance to join our team in the south-west town of Frome, Somerset. The position of Administrator forms an integral part of Gaia’s small… Read More

A Legacy Imbued in the Seed © Andy Pilsbury
4th October 2022

A Legacy Imbued in the Seed

A new film from The Gaia Foundation’s Seed Sovereignty series celebrates The Leakey Bean Collection. This is a story of seed as a source of connection to the plants and… Read More

Beanfeast gathering for the northern network of The Gaia Foundation's Seed Sovereignty Programme © Kev Howard
30th September 2022

Beanfeast: The Best Bits

In September the Seed Sovereignty Programme‘s northern network held a Beanfeast. Communities would, traditionally, band together during harvest season for intense work as well as celebration: bringing in crops, saving… Read More

22nd March 2022

Gaia’s Equinox Update

This weekend we celebrated the Equinox, ushering in spring in the Northern Hemisphere, and autumn in the south. As is our custom at times of equinox and solstice, we have… Read More

8th April 2021

Subscribe to Gaia’s Earth Jurisprudence Updates

In service of the emerging global movement for Earth Jurisprudence, Rights of Nature and eco-centrism, Gaia produces a monthly online update that gathers together the most exciting Earth-centred news and… Read More

6th November 2020

Oceans Conference in Uruguay: declared an event of national interest

Marine reserves, blue economy and blue carbon are some of the key issues to be addressed in this 2nd Oceans Conference, an all-day event on Friday 20th November, organised by… Read More

6th November 2020

In memoriam: Percy Schmeiser, farmer and seed saving crusader

A canola farmer from Canada, Percy became famous for his battle against agrochemical giant Monsanto. His name became synonymous with the legal fight against patent rights and “The Toxic Legacy… Read More