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Best practices of Ecovillage Radio

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Integral participatory design

Leadership: 
Russ Purvis is the Host and programme manager.
Conscious participation in project design: 
100%
Traditional and local wisdom: 
100%
Design methods: 
There is a standard format created from experience, which can vary depending on the topic.
Innovative methods and appropriate technologies: 
100%
Education and empowerment towards sustainable living: 
99%

Best social practices

Conflict facilitation and peace-building skills?: 
99%
Gender equality: 
100%
Sense of community and mutual support: 
98%
Diversity: 
100%
Inclusive decision-making processes: 
98%
Media projects can involve a single creative person, however with a diversity of guests providing their unique insight many people are involved in the programme.
Alliances within wider society and networks?: 
100%
Integration of new members: 
email

Best cultural practices

Political activism for environmental and social justice: 
100%
Connecting to a higher purpose in life / spiritual pathway: 
100%
Local dance, music, art, celebrations and rituals: 
100%
Awareness about impacts of modernisation / minimising negative impacts: 
98%
Common vision: 
100%

Best ecological practices

Ecological sanitation?: 
98%
Sustainable transport: 
47%
Sustainable water management?: 
96%
Natural and traditional healing methods: 
99%
Organical food: 
77%
Ecological and traditional building methods: 
66%
Ecosystemes and biodiversity: 
100%
Renewable energy: 
98%
Organic agriculture/permaculture/ natural farming methods?: 
99%

Best economical practices

Transparent administration and bookkeeping: 
100%
Consciousness of the impacts of consumption patterns: 
94%
Ethical and transparent fair trade: 
98%
Strengthening local economy: 
51%
Economic justice: 
100%
Collective ownership: 
95%