News & Press

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

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 News

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

James Lovelock © Bruno Comby
25th August 2022 News

A Transformational Theory: Recognising the Influence of James Lovelock’s Gaia Hypothesis

The Gaia Foundation want to acknowledge the sad news of the passing of James Lovelock this summer. His Gaia Hypothesis and later theory, that the Earth is a living organism… Read More

18th August 2022 News

Gaia launches new set of GMO resources in collaboration with Beyond GM

Our UK & Ireland Seed Sovereignty team have collaborated with our friends at Beyond GM to create a set of resources on the issues around GMOs and gene-edited crops and… Read More

25th July 2022 News

Could you be the next Southeast England Seed Coordinator?

We’re pleased to share news of a vacancy within our thriving Seed Sovereignty Programme team, here in the UK. If you would like to become the next Southeast England Coordinator,… Read More

13th June 2022 News

Gaia Sign Joint Statement on the Genetic Technologies (Precision Breeding) Bill

UK civil society urges MPs to understand the implications of deregulation and revise the bill to ensure the interests of farmers, businesses and citizens are protected. This week The Gaia… Read More

8th June 2022 News

Calling our Friends in the North! Join the Seed Sovereignty UK team…

We’re hiring a Regional Coordinator for Northern England, as part of The Seed Sovereignty Programme for UK & Ireland This is a home-based, part-time post, with travel required throughout the… Read More

1st June 2022 News

Honouring Thomas Berry – The Founding Father of Earth Jurisprudence

Today we honour Thomas Berry and mark the 13th anniversary of his passing. A luminary of ecological thinking and the father of Earth Jurisprudence, his work has rippled across the… Read More

5th April 2022 News

Finland: Traditional Knowledge Guides Protection of Planetary Health

In this excellent article, journalist Jane Palmer explores how Gaia’s partners the Snowchange Cooperative are restoring climate-critical ecosystems at landscape scale across Finland. Snowchange’s approach is unique in the way… Read More

22nd March 2022 News

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

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