Thirty-one participants from across Guatemala and El Salvador recently took part in SERES’s 2018 Annual General Assembly, which ran between the 23rd and the 25th of March. A key event in the SERES calendar, the Assembly took place in the lush, green surroundings of San Rafael Las Hortensias, a training center located near Santiago [...]
NEW! SERES Synopsis 2016: an overview of the SERES approach for transformative sustainability leadership in Central America
Ever wonder what makes an impactful youth leadership program for sustainable development? The new SERES Synopsis outlines what Transformative Sustainability Leadership (TSL) means to us and how we achieve it. SERES TSL programs such as Actívate, Catalyzers, and Sustainable Livelihoods have been developed using 9 conceptual learning spheres that empower young people to work collaboratively within sustainability contexts to become committed, [...]
Jun Che’, Jun K’aslem (one tree, one life) was one of many action plans that came out of the community congress in Patzun in June 2015. The youth behind the plan, a group of change makers from the community of Chuacacai, were all filled with hope and belief that they can make a change. Education [...]
Last year, SERES partnered with the University of California, Irvine to develop a series of transformative sustainability leadership programs for undergraduate and graduate students on campus. Here's the latest report from UCI's Sustainability Initiative about the programs that were developed through this partnership.
The award ceremony for the UNESCO-Japan prize on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) could definitely be considered one of SERES’ highlights for 2015. All that we believe in and work for – providing opportunities for unlikely leaders to lead the way towards a sustainable future – was culminated in the moment that SERES facilitator Abigail [...]