Sustainability & International Development
Contribute your skills to international development goals on the platform of GAFÉIAS infrastructure:
The intrinsic value of membership is rewarding to the achiever in that recognition of excellence leads to self-fulfillment and thus to self-realization. By recognizing that what you do does make a difference, you are stimulated to higher productivity. Accomplishments are enjoyed more when shared with others. Furthermore, the contacts made through GAFÉIAS will be valuable throughout your educational and professional careers.
The ultimate test of the value of any membership organization lies in the accomplishments of its members.
Students gain a sense of community with others in sustainability related fields and identification with the disciplines.
GAFÉIAS Sustainability Network
GAFÉIAS is a springboard for professional growth. Opportunities are made available to the members for promoting their research, receiving national and international recognition, meeting and interacting with leaders in their field, and meeting GAFÉIAS members of other chapters who also will be future leaders.
Join the professional network of GAFÉIAS members:
Received a membership & position certificate which give tangible evidence of office and profession.
GAFÉIAS provides a local, regional, national and international forum for obtaining information and developing perspectives about the fields of sustainability, learning about educational and career opportunities, and forming meaningful professional networks.
Work with GAFÉIAS’ network of sustainability institutions:
On the local level, chapter membership facilitates leadership development, interaction with other students or colleagues who have similar interests, and service to the departments and institutions sponsoring GAFÉIAS.
Use the network for work and services of GAFÉIAS contractors.
GAFÉIAS Sustainability Projects and Business
GAFÉIAS Association NGO Projects:
Develop your GAFÉIAS sustainability project as volunteer, submit to funding organizations and work professionally in the implementation of project components.
GAFÉIAS Corporations International business ventures:
Create your sustainability business unit as subsidiary of GAFÉIAS Corporations International.
GAFÉIAS Education & Knowledge Sustainability
Benefit from Learnlinked education and knowledge management system provided for GAFÉIAS by IBQ:
The experience gained by working with GAFÈIAS is excellent for building up a resumé; attain first managerial and creative experience.
GAFÉIAS chapter activities provide students with valuable opportunities to develop one-on-one relationships with professors who can stimulate their interest in sustainability, involve them in research projects, and write meaningful letters of recommendation for them.
Culmination of GAFÉIAS Benefits & Contributions
A culmination of the benefits mentioned above is knowing that many individuals, by their caring, dedication, perseverance, and hard work, have made it possible to encourage young persons interested in sustainability to strive for excellence—to reach toward that attainable star.