As a social initiative managed by Barcelonya, a social enterprise dedicated to delivering transformational learning experiences, our vision is for young people to develop the skills, knowledge, tools, freedom and creativity to lead the journey towards a more resilient, sustainable and peaceful future.
Barcelonya is a social enterprise based in Spain dedicated to education and communication for sustainability with a team of professionals who have been working for social change in Spain and Latin America for the last 20 years. Barcelonya has specialised in creating innovative learning experiences, games and tools to help individuals and organisations maximize their potential to solve today’s most urgent social, environmental and economic challenges. Barcelonya coordinates the Regional Centre of Expertise in Education for Sustainable Development recognized by the United Nations University, is one of the founding members of the business association Ecoemprenedors, member of the Xarxa de Economía Solidaria and the Red Iberoamericana de Eco-Aldeas.
Avalon Sustainability School is run with the highest safety and risk management standards using only professionally-trained outdoor guides and facilitators and certified language coaches. We strive for students to have a great time alongside adults with a passion for life and a better future.
Our educational programme is inspired by the internationally recognised Gaia Education Design for Sustainability program, delivered in 27 countries around the world, and RCE Barcelona, the Regional Centre for Expertise in Education for Sustainable Development recognised by the United Nations University.