Husband-and-wife team Glenn and Colette Ashton are activists in civil society.

Glenn is an environmentalist and Colette is an activist for childrens’ rights. She has a background in political philosophy from the University of Cape Town.

Glenn is currently reading for his PhD at the Centre for Complex Systems in Transition. He has been actively involved within the environmental sector for over 20 years both as a writer and consultant, working for amongst others BioWatch and Conservation International.

Colette is currently completing her training as a lawyer. She has trained in non-violent communication and mediation. She has also trained in mediation with former New York City Acting Judge Roberta Wall.

They collaborate on finding legal solutions for environmental problems.