We are calling out to all active youth from around Oceania and Asia to join us for a regional youth gathering. If you believe in sustainability, the values of community and the wisdom of our elders then this gathering will be sure to inspire you and connect you deeply with yourself and each other.
In the Philippines, the founder of Maia Earthvillage - Pi Villaraza - and Sabina Arokiam, a Malaysian permaculturist, created Permaculture Aid Yolanda as a tool for disaster relief and prevention.
Communities in the delta area of Bangladesh are in grave danger of salt water inundation from huge tidal rivers that are increasingly breaking their banks. This can devastate villages, damage the simple houses and leave the locals struggling to grow crops in salinated soil. The Bangladesh Association of Sustainable Development (BASD), Gaia Education and CIFAL Scotland have responded to this dire situation with a 3-year consortium project.