We make education for sustainable development easy for everyone, everywhere
what is that?
The Green Steps ARK is a platform for sustainability education.
Our aim is to make people more aware of their connection with nature and of their role in the ecosystem, with an intuitive and attractive design.
We built with educators and communities, making their mission easier and more effective with an handy tool.
How to use it?
Are you looking for an event in your area? Register on the ARK as a learner, book, pay, attend the event or the course of your choice, and keep track of your progress in your personale profile page. You will see your bioregional identity growing and get badges for every milstone reached on your learning path.
Are you a guide? Register on the ARK as an educator, share your best practices and learn from other guides already on the platform, while making your administrative and promotional tasks easier. Organize your event in a few clicks!
Does your community have sustainable development in their mission? Build your digital presence on the ARK and find out all the tools making managing members and reaching out to new participants way easier.
Freely Chosen Play
Play is a fundamental element of human nature. It is, in fact, a necessity specifically crucial during our early years. The outdoor classroom provides us with an environment where free play is a central element, while freedom contributes to develop confidence, self-esteem, autonomy and character development.
XXI Century Youth Skills
The UN celebrates on July 15th every year the World Youth Skills Day. One might ask: why? Do youth skills have a similar importance as e.g. the eradication of poverty? This short article argues that youth skills are the very foundation for the eradication for almost all miseries our world suffers from.
The Hoopoe Summit 2021
From the 2nd to the 11th of July 35 young people between 16 and 30 years from all over Europe came together in Apetlon in the national park Neusiedlersee-Seewinkel in Austria for the first ever Hoopoe Summit. The main objective of the event was to create the Hoopoe Declaration, a document outlining the participant’s demands for the future of Europe.