Moon Village Association is the newest member of the International Astronautical Federation (IAF)

Moon Village Association has just been accepted as a new International Astronautical Federation (IAF) member after Mr. Giuseppe Reibaldi’s introduction at IAF General Assembly.   Members of the IAF are well established organizations that foster cooperation in space activities. MVA,…

Interview by CGTN with Dr. Giuseppe Reibaldi, MVA President & Prof. Yang Yuguang from the China Aerospace Science and Industry Group

Dr. Giuseppe Reibaldi, MVA President & Prof. Yang Yuguang from the China Aerospace Science and Industry Group have been interviewed by CGTN about SpaceX new mission ‘Dear Moon’. SpaceX announced its new mission to the moon – and a Japanese billionaire, Yusaku Maezawa, will be the company’s first space tourist. What does this trip mean for the science community and for the future of space discovery?

Moon Village Association by the Astronaut Michel Tognini at the XXXI Association of Space Explorers – Planetary Congress in Minsk, Belarus

Moon Village Association presented by the Astronaut Michel Tognini, Association of Space Explorer (ASE) President for Europe, at the XXXI Association of Space Explorers – Planetary Congress, September 09-15, 2018 in Minsk, Belarus.

MVA activities at the 69th International Astronautical Congress, Bremen, October 01-05, 2018

GLOBAL NETWORKING FORUM   Creating the Moon Village: First Results from the Drawing Board Friday, October 05, 2018, 14:55 – 15:40 Location: Bremen Conference Center – DLR Hall   The workshop will feature MVA President and Vice-President giving an overview…

Moon Village Association and the National Space Society sign an historic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

On Saturday, May 26, 2018 at the 37th International Space Development Conference (ISDC 2018) at the Sheraton Gateway Hotel in Los Angeles, California the leaders of the Moon Village Association (MVA) and the National Space Society (NSS) signed an historic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to further their shared goals concerning the exploration, development and eventual settlement of Earth’s Moon and cis-Lunar space.

Moon Village Association contribution to Moon Settlement

The Moon Village Association (MVA) has been recently created as non-governmental organization (NGO) based in Vienna. Its goal is the creation of a permanent global informal forum for stakeholders like governments, industry, academia and the public interested in the development of the Moon Village. The MVA fosters cooperation for existing or planned global moon exploration programs, be they public or private initiatives. It comprises approximately 150 members from more than 34 countries around the globe, representing a diverse array of technical, scientific, cultural and interdisciplinary fields. 

The Moon Village Association Promotional Video

On 2018, March 28th at the IAF Spring Meetings in Paris, France, The Moon Village Association President Giuseppe Reibaldi released the MVA Promotional video and provided a presentation regarding the long-term challenges that need to be solved to support the creation of a permanent human presence on the Moon.