Wongsanit Ashram ecovillage

Education for Personal and Social Transformation

If you are a looking for ways to contribute to the global regenerative movement in response to the social and ecological crises we are facing across our world; if you are in a transitional stage in your life; if you want to enhance your leadership capacity; if you want to deepen the meaning in your life; if you are confused and not sure of what to do next, this learning journey is for you.

Awakening Leadership Training  weaves inner transformation and societal understanding with techniques for community building and effective mindful leadership. It provides space for dialogue, reflection and contemplation on the deep questions facing humanity and our planet. It will help you to take new steps with increased confidence, broadened perspective, and enhanced social change skills. You can join for one week, or the full five month course, engaging in the learning process that emphasises inner cultivation as a foundation for fostering new paradigm leadership.


  • Emerging Worldview, Self Discover and Healing
  • Interpersonal Dynamics: Power Sharing and Compassion
  • Eco-political Economy: Global to Local
  • Ecology and Ecovillage Design
  • Skillful Means for Social Transformation



This program offers Advanced Ecovillage Design Education (EDE) certification.

The five-month learning journey integrates and deepens exploration of the Gaia Education four dimensions of sustainability.
Advanced certification recognises the deepening and broadening of the learning process and content, beyond the usual 4 week EDE program.

“Education needs to be re-envisioned to include the cultivation of wisdom, as well as learning to live in society and overcoming oppression and exploitation. For education to be more effective, it has to be dialogical, inclusive, and compassionate, and needs to heal the rift between body and mind”

Founder, ALT Programme

ALT Masters Programme  

 New call open for all those interested in applying for the ALT Masters program in Holistic Sustainability.

ALT Educational Approach

Our educational approach is as important as the contents of the course, where learning, playing, working and meditating together in a community of practice merges to foster compassion, intellectual understanding, and social commitment.  

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  • 666 Charoen Nakhon Rd
    BKK, Thailand
  • International Coordinator:
    • Jessica Armour,
    • Petra Carman
  • Email: blt.ineb@gmail.com


Lets Heal Our Fragile World Together!

 With multiple crises that our earth is facing, we need new perspectives, deep compassion and sharp awakened awareness of the inner and outer structures driving the present global situation. Awakening Leadership Training (ALT) based in SE Asia provides space for dialogue, reflection and contemplation on the deep questions facing humanity and our planet. We will support scholarship for 5 young SE Asian changemakers, to work effectively towards non violent social and environmental change.