Indigenous and non-indigenous. Young and Old. Urban and Rural.


A global movement 



Guardians is network and collective platform that. connects, trains and supports nature guardians worldwide. We help develop and deliver projects devoted to forest and river protection, stewardship, custodianship, restoration, and care.


Established in August 2021, Guardians is a Registered Community Interest Company composed of forest and river defenders in urban, rural and indigenous communities in more than thirty nations worldwide.

What we do

Learning, training, knowledge exchange, camps, consultancy, capacity building and community-led guardianship projects.


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Guardians Worldwide is an organisation and a movement that facilitates transformational learning and action to individuals, groups and organisations.

We build guardian communities and mobilise nature guardianship, amplifying and connecting the voices of those who live with rivers and forests.


We provide ongoing economic and logistic support to Indigenous and women guardians who act as land stewards and combat climate action,


We provide assistance for the local mobilisation for political action through peaceful activism.

We have supported and connected guardians from over 40 nations worldwide, facilitating massive online open courses, short courses, training programmes, research programmes, nature reconnection, exchanges, international placements, children's camps, skills transfers, webinars, guardian media production and guardian training.

Everyone-- regardless of race, colour, class, gender or ethnicity-- can become a guardian of forest, river and land.


Become a Guardian!

Guardians. For Nature. For Life

We need you. Please join us today

We are looking volunteers, board member,

course participant or donor.

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Your monthly donation can be just the cost of a cup of coffee. It may not mean much to you, but it means so much to us. Thank you!