Taisa Mattos – Works as a trainer, consultant and researcher on various topics related to sustainability, social innovations and community life. Master´s on Psychosociology of Communities and Social Ecology at EICOS Program/UFRJ - Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. Ecovillage Researcher. ICSA - International Communal Studies Association board member. CASA Brazil (Consejo de Asentamientos Sustentables de America Latina) council member. Instructor and Coordinator of EDEs - Ecovillage Design Education Programmes in partnership with Gaia Education around Brazil, also in Argentina, Portugal and Mozambique. GEN Trainer.