Deep Ecology, Ecopsychology, and Eco-Spirituality


posted Sep 17, 2011, 3:55 AM by admin web   [ updated Nov 20, 2011, 8:43 PM ]

Rainforest Information Center, Australia

John Seed is founder of the Rainforest Information Centre in Australia. Since 1979 he has been involved in the protection of the Australian rainforests. 

In 1984 he helped initiate the US Rainforest Action Network which grew out of the first his many US roadshows. He has created numerous projects protecting rainforests in Sth America, Asia and the Pacific through providing benign and sustainable development projects for their indigenous inhabitants tied to the protection of their forests. 

He has written and lectured extensively on deep ecology and has been conducting deep ecology workshops around the world for 20 years. 

With Joanna Macy, Pat Fleming and Professor Arne Naess, he wrote "Thinking Like a Mountain - Towards a Council of All Beings" which has now been translated into 10 languages. 

He is a bard, songwriter and film-maker and has produced 5 albums of environmental songs and numerous films. (See

In 1995 he was awarded the Order of Australia Medal (OAM) by the Australian Government for services to conservation and the environment. 

Since 1984 he has travelled the world annually raising awareness about the plight of the rainforests, funding for their protection and teaching deep ecology and environmental philosophy.

See also:
• John Seed
• Rainforest Information Centre

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"Eco-Spirituality – Some Reflections from the Perspective of Buddhism, Hinduism and Christianity"

Nancy Tzu-mei CHEN | 陳慈美

posted Sep 17, 2011, 3:52 AM by admin web   [ updated Nov 20, 2011, 8:42 PM ]

General Secretary of TESA

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"Ancient Wisdom Sustainable Future"

LIN Yih-ren | 林益仁

posted Sep 17, 2011, 3:51 AM by admin web   [ updated Nov 20, 2011, 8:43 PM ]

Professor of Ecology Department, Providence University, Taiwan

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"A Proposal for Promoting Taiwan’s Environmental Education from the Aspect of Eco-spirituality- The St. Francis of Assisi’s Inspiration"

CHEN Chun-lin | 陳俊霖

posted Sep 17, 2011, 3:50 AM by admin web   [ updated Nov 20, 2011, 8:44 PM ]

Deputy Chairman, Society of Wilderness (SOW), Taiwan, R.O.C. 

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"Where Psyche Meets Gaia- Preliminary Experiences with Ecopsychological Approaches in SOW Taiwan"


posted Sep 17, 2011, 3:48 AM by admin web   [ updated Nov 20, 2011, 8:45 PM ]

ISONO Yayoi Professor of Law, Tokyo Keizai Univ. JEC member

TAKAHASI Katsuhiko is the vice-president of AMR, Amenity Meeting Room of which was launched in Tokyo, 1985, as an environmental NGO. He is a member of JEC, Japan Environmental Council since 1994, Secretary of West Lake Field Museum Plan, Hangzhou, China, 1995-2001, and an officer of NECWEM, National Executive Committee of Water Environmental Map since 2004. His special field is study of urban amenity. Mail to:

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"Reappeared Local Gods in Landscapes for Victims after 3.11, 2011, the East Japan Great Earthquake"

LIN King-kong | 林金根

posted Sep 17, 2011, 3:47 AM by admin web   [ updated Nov 18, 2011, 11:02 PM ]

General Manager of Sante Fe International Consulting Company

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"Wholeness-Infinity Praxis of the Mind Ecology of Green Communities for Global
Sustainability | 綠色社群心智生態的整全無限實踐與全球的永續發展"

LI Ming-fen | 李明芬

posted Sep 17, 2011, 3:44 AM by admin web   [ updated Nov 20, 2011, 8:45 PM ]

Professor, Department of Adult and Continuing Education, School of Education, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C.,

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"Enacting Generative Dialogues with Wholeness Spirituality across Green-Praxis Communities—Journey towards Wholeness Praxis"

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