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Global Diversity Foundation believes that our future depends on our respectful engagement with the vast biological and cultural diversity of Earth. We work to protect this diversity and enhance socioecological wellbeing. We carry out collaborative biocultural projects that build resilience, foster innovation, and promote learning. Our work contributes to the growing global transition towards justice, respect and dignity for all beings.

Latest News

Establishing a new project and community plant nursery in Oukaïmeden, High Atlas

Supporting local livelihoods and plant conservation in situ, and decreasing harvesting pressure on...

Supporting local livelihoods and plant conservation in situ, and decreasing harvesting pressure on wild populations in Oukaïmeden....

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Over 100 Amazigh farmers and community members participate in first Farmer Field School in Aït M’hamed and Imegdal (High Atlas)

Held in December, this event provided an important space for exchange among...

Held in December, this event provided an important space for exchange among 66 participants in Annamer and 40 participants in Bernat....

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A busy winter for 153 girls at the Dar Taliba school garden

The girls have participated in 18 trainings, studying the uses of various...

The girls have participated in 18 trainings, studying the uses of various plants and working on several permaculture techniques, including making an organic pesticide....

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Global Environments Network

The Global Environments Network empowers inspiring changemakers who are innovating solutions to apparently intractable environmental and social problems. It is a global action network with the goal of reaching thousands of people in over a hundred countries through regional academies and community exchanges, creating a powerful interconnected group of emerging environmental change makers.

Programmes

Since 2000, GDF has launched vibrant applied collaborative research programmes with indigenous communities in Mesoamerica, North Africa, Southeast Asia and southern Africa. In collaboration with local and national institutions, we provide training and advocacy to support communities as they design and implement their own initiatives to maintain local environments and enhance their livelihoods and wellbeing. At an international level, GDF promotes biocultural diversity through training, documentation and networking opportunities.