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Best practices of Awakened Life Project

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Integral participatory design

Leadership: 
Peter & Cynthia Bampton are the founders and leader of the Project
Conscious participation in project design: 
75%
Traditional and local wisdom: 
75%
Design methods: 
Permaculture design
Innovative methods and appropriate technologies: 
90%
Education and empowerment towards sustainable living: 
100%
Educational courses and experiences: 
Awakened Life Transformation Intensive is a 2 month program that integrates a full immersion in evolutionary spirituality, community living, permaculture, integral philosophy, diet & health. Our goal is to inspire and empower young people who are committed to making a significant impact in creating our shared future. More info: http://www.awakenedlifeproject.org/en/node/374 We also offer permaculture courses and meditation & evolutionary enlightenment retreats.

Best social practices

Conflict facilitation and peace-building skills?: 
100%
Gender equality: 
100%
Sense of community and mutual support: 
100%
Diversity: 
80%
Inclusive decision-making processes: 
80%
Alliances within wider society and networks?: 
70%
Integration of new members: 
First people come on our Awakened life Transformation Intensive. If they want to join the Project after that we have a 1 year program in which they are full committed members and then we review after 1 year.

Best cultural practices

Political activism for environmental and social justice: 
40%
Connecting to a higher purpose in life / spiritual pathway: 
100%
Dance, music, art, celebrations and rituals: 
40%
Local dance, music, art, celebrations and rituals: 
Common vision: 
100%

Best ecological practices

Ecological sanitation?: 
100%
Sustainable transport: 
40%
Sustainable water management?: 
100%
Natural and traditional healing methods: 
90%
Organical food: 
65%
Ecological and traditional building methods: 
85%
Ecosystemes and biodiversity: 
90%
Renewable energy: 
90%
Organic agriculture/permaculture/ natural farming methods?: 
100%

Best economical practices

Transparent administration and bookkeeping: 
100%
Consciousness of the impacts of consumption patterns: 
95%
Ethical and transparent fair trade: 
Strengthening local economy: 
Collective ownership: 
20%