Our Mission —

Empowering a global community of rewilders.

For the protection and revival of ecosystems on every continent and in every ocean.

A pioneer in rewilding capacity development, we offer unique learning experiences through a curated set of face-to-face and online training as well as project-based experiential learning opportunities.

We are operating at the interface between ecological restoration, climate change mitigation and rural development.

Our Vision —

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A world where people and wildlife thrive in healthy ecosystems.

Our objective is to ensure that knowledge is used effectively in rewilding projects, supporting biodiversity, climate and sustainable development goals.

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Regional hubs
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Global partners
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Science into action —

We contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) provide a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future.

“Our projects and courses have been set up to tackle some of the most pressing social and environmental issues of our time.”
— Jonas Skutka,
Executive Director
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

A holistic approach —

Our goals


Capacity building

Promote experiential learning, and equip practitioners and students with cross-disciplinary knowledge and skill sets.


Knowledge centre

We act as a knowledge exchange platform for rewilding and related fields to incubate a new generation of change makers.


Promote systems thinking

Ignite an attitude of learning and inquiry by promoting academic study, creativity, and systems thinking.
Ecosystem restoration —

Rewild the world

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"We must rewild the world. Rewilding the world is easier than you think. A century from now our planet could be a wild place again."
— David Attenborough
Broadcaster, biologist, natural historian
UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration
Global Landscape Forum
Global Rewilding Alliance

Training, experiences and expeditions

With over 20 years of combined experience, the Rewilding Academy is recognized as a leader in effective and optimal capacity building.