Education - crea

With our education program we educate to reduce environmental impacts and design and implement educational content to be used in communities to build a better future.


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ALTERNATIVE EDUCATION RESOURCE CENTRE

Since August 2019, thanks to the contributions of the members of the board of directors, Misión Gaia has the Alternative Education Resource Centre - CREA - in which educational activities and projects of Misión Gaia are developed. CREA is a centre for the implementation of alternative and experiential methodologies that allow promoting local learning and cultural exchange in a natural setting.

GOALS

  • Empower and develop personal and social skills from an early age to train citizens to be aware of the environmental challenges the territory faces

  • Provide practical integral educational tools to the different stakeholders with active education methodologies on the pillars of sustainability in a permanent program during the year

  • Support our beneficiaries in the development of their personal and professional capacities

CREA SERVICES

OUR ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Offered 6 courses to more than 80 people; covering topics like permaculture, ecological agriculture, bio-construction and conservation habits.

  • Hosted more than 70 volunteers - their work includes demonstration sessions, cooperative planning and school workshops.

  • Provided support to rural schools in Montecristo, Bellavista, Vista de Nieves, Taganga and La Tagua.

  • Designed and implemented workshops using art and sports as educational tools.

  • Developed workshops for more than 320 kids to create environmental awareness and entrepreneurship

  • We are launching an experiential education center for young children and adults for the development of socio-cultural and environmental skills.

  • Launch of the CREA centre

BECOME A VOLUNTEER

We are currently looking for interns to support our Sustainable Development and Environmental Education projects.

Find more information here!

Our WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL FEBRUARY 2021 DUE TO CURRENT PANDEMIC.

WE HOPE TO SEE YOU BACK SOON!