Outdoor Alliance

Be a part of our outdoor commitment
A strong and powerful non-profit movement

The Outdoor Alliance is a non-profit Think Tank dedicated to promoting the use of the outdoors in every part of life – for a healthier and more sustainable society.


The partners of the Outdoor Alliance commit themselves to contribute actively by acting as ambassadors for our common cause and engaging in collaboration and knowledge sharing across the network.

Partner benefits

  • Partner conference/webinar
    Outdoor Alliance organises an annual partner event that highlights the latest knowledge on the positive effects of using nature and provides an opportunity for development, collaboration and knowledge sharing across the partner network.
  • Sparring/guidance on. development of Outdoor Initiatives
    Partners can contact the Outdoor Institute for advice and guidance on development and anchoring of new Outdoor Initiatives
  • Newsletter
    Outdoor Alliance publishes 4 annual newsletters with the latest information on the development of the Outdoor field. Individual partners have the opportunity to contribute or be included in the Outdoor Alliance newsletter.
  • Exposure
    Partners have the opportunity to be exposed either digitally or physically during. Outdoor Institute profile activities and/or on the Outdoor Institute website
  • Branding with OI logo
    Partners will have the opportunity to use the Outdoor Institute logo for their own profiling
  • Access to Outdoor Institute's competences
    As a partner, you have special access to the Outdoor Institute's competences*, such as lectures, well-being programs for organizations, development programmes (Outdoor Cities), visits to the Outdoor Capital, etc.
  • Exclusive sponsorship
    Partners have the opportunity to contribute with an exclusive sponsorship either overall or targeted at specific initiatives
    (*to be agreed and paid separately)

Outdoor Alliance Charter

Altruistic – Partners are affiliated to contribute to our common cause, rather than to exploit membership

Commitment – Partners enter into a committed relationship with each other that benefits collaboration and knowledge sharing

Equality – Partners are equal in every way

Active – Partners contribute actively as ambassadors in their respective communities

Outdoor Alliance is apolitical and supports the UN's Sustainable Development Goals.

Partner terms

To become a partner of Outdoor Alliance, you must meet the following 3 conditions:

  1. One contact person must be appointed to the Outdoor Alliance who is part of the network and is visible to the other partners.
  2. The Outdoor Alliance will have the possibility to use the partners' logo for the communication of the network Subscription.
  3. Subscription. Partners pay an annual subscription for their participation depending on size:
    • Over 1000 employees: € 10.000
    • Between 100 and 999 employees: € 2.500
    • Between 10 and 99 employees: € 1000
    • Less than 10 employees: € 500

Be an Outdoor City!

Experience the Outdoor Capital of Denmark and develop your own city’s approach. We share our knowledge and support you in developing your Outdoor City in a facilitated and collaborative process.

The Outdoor Sustainability Approach

Learn about Silkeborg’s inclusion of sustainability in outdoor initiatives exemplified by Forces of Nature.

Courses for professionals

The Outdoor Institute’s course offerings focus on how you as a professional can use nature as a resource, and how your organization can develop and embed the right content and framework for an outdoor culture.

Development of nature-based initiatives

As a development and knowledge-sharing center, we have extensive experience in developing and implementing nature-based interventions.

The Outdoor Compass

The Outdoor Compass gives you an overview of the key elements in the development of an outdoor culture.

Evaluation of benefits

We conduct both qualitative and quantitative evaluations based on interviews, questionnaires, participant observation, etc.

Professional presentations, lectures and workshops

Knowledge sharing creates development. So please, don’t hesitated to contact us if you need knowledge about benefits of nature, outdoor health initiatives, etc.