Alexandra Gavilano

With love, empowerment and courage to change the world.

Alexandra Gavilano

Welcome to my world and my path of shaping the new world. This website gives you a brief overview of my current and past activities and thoughts I share while walking my path on this beautiful home planet we live on. I am I, and I act where I do believe my skills and my being can support the urgent needed change.

What I do on a global scale

Currently active with:
Global Resilience

World Ethic Forum

Global Wisdom Dialogue

International Solidarity Network

Past activities with

Environmental Scientist at the University of Bern

Project manager World Overview of Conservation Approaches and Technologies (WOCAT)

Extinction Rebellion Global Support

Global Leaders Network


What I do on a national scale

Currently active with:
Lead campaigner for sustainable food systems with Greenpeace Switzerland

Catalyst and practicioner for social transformation with Collaboratio Helvetica

Founder and lead project manager with Citizens-Democracy

Board member of the Association for Climate Protection Switzerland (Glacier-Initative)

Co-Founder and strategic support for Music Declares Emergency Switzerland

Co-coordinator of the Swiss Zapatista Network

Activist: Climate & Biodiversity, Feminist strike, Anti-racist and refugees support movement, Inclusion network, Clown-Activist

Trainer and Empowerment work: Non-Violent Direct Actions, Regenerative Culture, Facilitation and Dialoguing, Strategy development and team building, Self-organizing systems and sociocracy

Disaster Risk Reduction Expert with the Swiss Humanitarian Aid

Past activities with

Co-Founder of the divestment movement

Co-Founder of the environmental education platform Umweltplattform UP (new GreenUP)

Co-Founder and project manager of the Pyrolysis GmbH (biochar production and application for CO2 storage)

What I do locally

Current active with

Strategic and educational work in the permaculture community garden Ecotopia

Co-Founder of Eco-Transition La Broye

Past activities with

Co-Founder RootsCamp (new in Ecotopia)

Environmental permaculture consultant Sitio Geranium, Brazil

And what else?