GAIA is a worldwide alliance of more than 800 grassroots groups, non-governmental organizations, and individuals in over 90 countries whose ultimate vision is a just, toxic-free world without incineration.
An international group of nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) is coming together to do something big. Our goal is to work together to stop plastic pollution. We are trying to make this movement as big as possible, and we want you to join! We share the common values...read more
A new article shows that informal recycling done by the waste pickers in China offers is a solution for waste management and air pollution, and a key alternative to incineration. Chen Liwen, a researcher with Nature University says that the informal recycling system...read more
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On Sept. 17, peace activists from around the state will gather at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Fayetteville to honor Arkansans who will receive the 2011 OMNI Center Arkansas Peace and Justice Heroes Award.Pat Costner honored as Peace and Justice Hero
Nohra Padilla won the 2013 Goldman Environmental Prize for organizing Bogota’s marginalized waste pickers to make recycling a legitimate part of Colombia’s waste management.Nohra Padilla, 2013 Goldman Environmental Prize Winner