Originally established as a non-Government environmental education organisation in 1987, Living Earth has created diverse resources for the formal and informal education sector in the UK and Europe.

Current Projects

Power Politics Project

Developed to contribute to the European Commission’s objective of raising awareness of global development issues, enhancing relations between EU and less developed countries and building support for the Millennium Development Goals, the project focuses on schools in Port Harcourt in Nigeria and Aberdeen City and Shire in Scotland.


Polar Pairs School Exchange

Living Earth has developed the Polar Pairs School Exchange programme for schools on the North Slope and in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, to promote shared learning between teachers, students and the wider community in both of these regions.

Previous Project

Mermaid’s Purse

Mermaid’s Purse was an educational project developed to increase young people’s understanding, enjoyment and stewardship of coastal and marine environments in the North West of England.