2nd ecovillage Kinshasa workshop




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2nd Intensive ecovillage Kinshasa workshop in eco village strategies for sustainability and adaptation to climate

The second intensive workshop on eco villages strategies in Kinshasa took place from 4 to 16 May 2015 at the Carter Center, the Center and IBI CEPROSEM village. 29 participants from Kinshasa, IBI village and the Développement.ont Faculty Institute benefited from this training.

Spread over 126 hours, curriculum training Gaia Education based on the holistic approach to sustainable development and climate change adaptation. It aims to build sustainable communities, engaged in the construction of better living conditions in a sustainable way and to find innovative local solutions support the protection of our planet and improve living conditions.

The training touched the following dimensions and modules:

Social Dimension : sustainable development : a holistic approach of Gaia, Building society in diversity, Local governance : management of conflicts and consensus in decision making ; The creativity, the culture and the l’Art, How to share a vision for a common project ; The functioning of the human being and its impact on leadership and social vision ; Rituals for the important moments of projects ; the fundamental valuers

Economic Dimension : Shifting the global economy to sustainability
Développement des opportunités d’entreprenariat local entrepreneurship; agroforestry; The marketing network and local exchange networks; Cassava collection

Ecologic Dimension : GMOs: Local Seeds and seed banks, water Appropriate technology, Appropriate energy technologies culture -The ecological garbage and composts; The carbon footprint:
Composting, 16 rocket stove bricks.

World view Dimension : Spirituality, Meditation, inspirations and social commitment
human - Nature; Developing healthy lifestyles;