Alana Lea is a global citizen, having developed a reputation as a leader in Brazil and France for her environmental advocacy. She speaks to inspire genuine hope for future generations, while motivating audiences to participate in SOLUTIONS to global warming.
Alana has inspired high school and university students, congregations and international conference attendees, with true stories that rekindle the spirit.
- Her iGiveTrees crowdfunding campaigns gathered gifts from the global public, to buy saplings from organic nurseries in Brazil, giving them to subsistence farm families in the degraded rainforest where she was born.
- Her botanical art has been published in books and exhibited at the Bruce Museum of Arts and Sciences, the Smithsonian Institution and the U.S. Museum of Natural History.
- Her environmental art kakemonos have been exhibited at international climate change conferences.
“As Executive Secretary of the “4 per 1000” Initiative, I have worked with Alana Lea at COP24 in Poland. Alana demonstrated her high capability in sharing resources and involvement, and in building and strengthening networks of partners committed in mitigation of climate change. Her experience in global community building, public speaking, fundraising and organic reforestation gives her solid experience as a consultant for institutions such as the “4 per 1000” Initiative based in France.”
Paul Luu – Executive Secretary of the 4per1000 Initiative
“Alana combines an exceptional ability to see and make connections between key influencers. Through her direct efforts, Project Drawdown held a highly successful side event at COP23 in Germany. Alana worked on the ground to organize the event from start to finish, which was well attended by a diverse group of influencers from a variety of sectors. The success of the event was due in no small part to Alana’s ability to bring together successful partners and coalitions.”
Chad Frischmann – Vice President of Project Drawdown
“Alana Lea has developed a genuine gift for motivating others to take action on behalf of positive climate change. Drawing from the well of her decade of experience as a rainforest advocate in Brazil, she inspires audiences to commit their unique gifts and connections for the benefit of future generations.”
Paul Hawken – Author and Editor of Drawdown
“Alana Lea is an extraordinary activist who works and writes from a deep spiritual and trustworthy taproot.”
Lynne Twist ~ Co-Founder of The Pachamama Alliance