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Volviendo a Casa

Volviendo a Casa

Herramientas Comunitarias para la Sustentabilidad

“Volviendo a Casa” es un emprendimiento comunitario de educación integral e integradora para la sustentabilidad, impulsado por las comunidades intencionales “LaTierrita” y “La Comarca” (Sauce, Canelones, Uruguay).
Es un espacio creativo de integración de disciplinas, artes e intercambio de saberes, para la vida cotidiana comunitaria sustentable y regenerativa.

Gaia Education

Gaia Education

On the cutting edge of sustainability education

Gaia Education offers state-of-the-art study guides, training manuals, books, webinars, presentations and a quarterly newsletter to facilitate the delivery of on-line and on-site transformational learning opportunities for community development.

Since 2006, Gaia Education has successfully supported the delivery of more than 190 programmes in 34 countries over 6 continents, reaching thousands of people. Its programmes have been offered in settings ranging from tribal women and traditional communities to children and youth, ecovillages, urban slums, universities and resilience training centers.

EDE

EDE

Ecovillage Design Education

The Ecovillage Design Education (EDE) course is a programme of GEN  partner, Gaia Education.  This curriculum was developed over a number of years by a group of Ecovillage educators from around the world calling themselves GEESE (Global Ecovillage Educators for Sustainable Earth). Launched in Findhorn in 2005, the Ecovillage Design Curriculum is an official contribution to the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development - UNDESD 2005-2014.

2nd ecovillage Kinshasa workshop

2nd ecovillage Kinshasa workshop

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.

Gaia University

Gaia University

Project-based, transformative action learning for Earth Regeneration

Gaia University is a global learning un/institution supporting transformative action learning through the use of online learning modules as well as self-designed and directed local projects. Student associates document their work in online ePortfolios which serve as life-long learning records of their achievements. Bachelors and Masters degrees and Diplomas in Permaculture Design, Transition Leadership and Action for Resilience. www.gaiauniversity.org or [email protected].

Avalon Sustainability School

Avalon Sustainability School

Campamentos de arte, aventura y sostenibilidad para adolescentes

Avalon ofrece experiencias integrales de aprendizaje para jovenes en un entorno internacional, combinando el arte, aventura y habilidades para la sostenibilidad, inspirado en el programa de Gaia Education “Diseño para la Sostenibilidad.” El programa de este año se celebra en los Pirineos Españoles en agosto y está abierto a jóvenes de 14 a 19.

KanAwen

KanAwen

Vall of Biert

KanAwen Ecovillage. In the Biert Valley, Girona, Catalunya, Spain.
A project for hope, a new life model, a space for harmony, integrity and spiritual
growth.
Kanawen is a project to build an ecovillage in the Biert Valley, just 15 km from
Girona. The 280 acres planned for the settlement, will allow us to enjoy the
advantage of this peaceful rural area, conduct a self-sustaining ecological project and
yet, being close to the city, encouraging contact and relations with the wider world.

Taller Karuna

Taller Karuna

Vida alternativa, Bioconstrucción con paja

Taller Karuna nació en 2002 como organización sin ánimo de lucro a partir del deseo de compartir con otras personas una forma de vivir más sostenible y saludable que aportara tiempo, libertad y contacto con la naturaleza.
Y que a la vez fuera una posible solución a los graves problemas medio ambientales y de recursos que acechan nuestro dañado mundo.

Taller Karuna es una propuesta a un estilo de vida sostenible y con significado para personas cansadas de un sistema vacío y que desean emprender un cambio.

Creative Collectives Australia

Creative Collectives Australia

School of Self-Sufficiency and Community Living

Australia’s Self-Sufficiency and Community Living Network.

Connecting people for a fun sustainable future.

We are all about Collective Culture and focus on making sustainability fun through workshops, networks and creative collaborations.

Our resources and events are designed to make a sustainable impact through collective activity – life is hard and boring if you’re doing it all on your own, so I say “let’s all team up and have fun”.

Komunidad Janajpacha

Komunidad Janajpacha

Voluntariado en Bolivia

JANAJPACHA:

Asrham Chamánico
Komunidad Ecológica

Ahora es posible ser invitado a nuestra Komunidad.

Si eres artista, inventor, innovador y practicante de tecnologías ecológicas y alternativas (biodigestores, energía solar, etc.)
Si eres terapeuta experto en cualquier terapia
alternativa y natural o si eres profesor...
nos gustaría invitarte por una temporada
Escríbenos…

Cultura de la Tierra

Cultura de la Tierra

Re-conectando cabeza, corazón y manos

Somos un proyecto que promueve una cultura de la Tierra activa, recordando la sabiduria antigua y trabajando con nuevas formas de vivir con la tierra y de estar [email protected]

- Re-conectando cabeza, corazón y manos y el contacto con la tierra: desde amasar pan hasta construir con adobe.

- Queremos conectar con las personas y desarrollar nuestras comunidades, a traves de la participación activa, creando y compartiendo habilidades , conocimientos y capacidades.

General Memetics

General Memetics

sustainable culture thoughtware for ecovillage projects

General Memetics is a small (~10 persons) project-oriented team of mutually-committed Possibility Managers. Together we develop, document, and deliver powerful tools and processes for facilitating personal, organizational, and global shift to next culture... all open-code, and all copyleft. We also train others how to train others to do this to so as to increase the number and effectiveness of authentic shift agents on Earth.

Gaia Ashram

Gaia Ashram

Learning center Deep Ecology, Ecovillage Design & Permaculture

Gaia Ashram is a community based education center on Deep Ecology, Permaculture and Ecovillage Design Education and other sustainable living practices.

Gaia Ashram is the base for Gaia School Asia and one of the operational centers of NextGEN Oceania & Asia and we provide trainings/workshops/courses for children, international and Asian youth. Gaia Ashram also provides long-term volunteer and internship opportunities for Asian and international youth.

Nea Guinea

Nea Guinea

A school of the Earth

“Nea Guinea” is an non-profit organization (NPO) that was initiated in 2009 with the main objective of re-appropriating our everyday needs in terms of food, health, energy, shelter and clothing. Since then, the organization has been operating a number of projects developing different alternative practices and techniques on the previously mentioned subjects and also has been promoting these practices as tools for increasing self-sufficiency and resilience of people and communities in Greece.

Ecovillage Hub Connect

Ecovillage Hub Connect

A place to meet and get education and inspiration to support and join Ecovillages and Transition Towns

Ecovillage Hub Connect is a meet up group to connect people with Ecovillages and transition towns is a virtual meet up place as well as a physical meet up place in Hobart Tasmania

http://www.meetup.com/ECOVILLAGE-CONNECT-HUB/

The Sustainability Insitute

The Sustainability Insitute

The Sustainability Institute is an international living and learning centre located outside the South African university town of Stellenbosch. Surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of the Cape's towering mountains and rooted in an agricultural community needing to break free from its' racial past, the Sustainability Institute provides a space for people to explore an approach to creating a more equitable society that lives in a way that sustains rather than destroys the eco-system within which all society is embedded.

Shomrei-HaGan

Shomrei-HaGan

the garden keepers

Shomrei-HaGan consist 150 groups of kids and youth learning on a weekly base how to connect to the earth, the spirit and themselves, using hunter/ gatherar skills.

Vuelta al Conuco

Vuelta al Conuco

Boletin Electonico - Aldea Ecologica Gaia

Volver al conuco es mantener y recuperar tradiciones, recuperar la confianza en nosotras/os y nuestros lugares; es buscar adentro para despertar.

Volver al Conuco es ayudar a regenerar la salud de la tierra y comenzar a tener el control de la nuestra.

El conuco puede ser… Vínculo directo/cotidiano y sagrado con la naturaleza/lo natural. A través del conuco se podría iniciar ese dialogo pendiente con la madre tierra.

Wilderland

Wilderland

Wilderland is a unique centre of learning: a sustainable-living project with a focus on education, staffed by a community of resident-volunteers living on an organic farm.

Since its birth in 1964, Wilderland has become one of New Zealand's most prominent sustainable communities. An ever-evolving resident-group maintains the land and holds the space for hundreds of volunteers from around the world to come and learn together every year.

Clementerra mini farm

Clementerra mini farm

1 dunam of a small scall urban farm, we are a demonstration and a learning center to permaculture in small scall.
we teach permaculture as a way to educate people to the world state, and what they can do about it. we use ecological food growing methods, all kind of compost methods (kitchen, toilts, worms), low tech gray water system and more.

SIRCle Project

SIRCle Project

The Sustainable Innovation for Resilient Communities (SIRCle) project uses adult education to address one of the most pressing needs of our time, namely how to marry effective grassroots responses to climate and social change with the capacity to make a sustainable living in a challenging economic climate.

Misriyati

Misriyati

Misriyati was inspired by the growing intolerance among the different components of the Egyptian society: religions, social classes and cultural groups. These symptoms revealed the need to work on gaining a new awareness of our reality with its structures and relationships, of improving our competences and skills in dealing with diversity or in meeting conflict, and our re-adoption of values that can enhance peaceful living.

Puls der Erde e.V.

Puls der Erde e.V.

center for researching and training of regenerative lifestyle skills

If a new community gameworld tries to be “inclusive” it brings together individuals from diverse contexts. They include fundamental Christians, free lovers, yoga people, permaculture folks, artists, entrepreneurs, vegans, and the homesteaders with their beehives, chickens, and goats. Some of the people love sociocracy, some spiral dynamics, some the 6-step consensus method, some anarchy, and some love M. Scott Peck’s community building. Each faction brings their own familiar context, thoughtware and well-established rules-of-engagement.

Cite Ecologique of New Hampshire

Cite Ecologique of New Hampshire

Ecovillage in Northern New Hampshire

“La Cite Ecologique of NH” Ecovillage was establishe in 2003. The community of 35-40 members is surrounded by 315 acres of beautiful land, forest and mountains. So far we have built one single family building, two large community residences where people live in a kind of condo arrangement, one community building which includes a community kitchen, a community hall, a laundry room and a nice fireplace for our long winters.

ISEES Living and Learning Center

ISEES Living and Learning Center

ISEES Ecovillage

ISEES Ghana is a living and learning center that provides innovative energy and environmental solutions and technologies for ecovillages, traditional and transitional communities to transform into sustainable communities.

We train sustainable leaders in sustainable energy solutions such as biogas, clean cookstoves, solar PV for lighting, heating, water pumping for irrigation and community water supply systems, waste water harvesting and purification systems among others

Be(e) School Berlin

Be(e) School Berlin

Ausbildung für innere und äußere Transformation

Die Be(e) School Berlin ist eine 1-jährige Ausbildung in innerer und äußerer Transformation. Sie vermittelt ein umfassendes Spektrum an Wissen und Werkzeugen, das die TeilnehmerInnen darin befähigt, neue Handlungsspielräume zu entdecken und zukunftsfähige Projekte zu verwirklichen. Dazu gehören eine ganzheitliche Art von Vernetzung unter den TeilnehmerInnen, die zu größerer Wirksamkeit befähigt.
Die Ausbildung ist eine Kombination aus:
- Lernen, Information und dem Trainieren von Kompetenzen
- Gegenseitiges Coaching, um das Gelernte zu reflektieren und integrieren

Vale das Lobas

Vale das Lobas

Biodiversity, Health, Education

Vale das Lobas is a Rural Regeneration Project in the Beira Alta region of Portugal. The project began in 2009, with the goal of creating a multi-faith healing centre, and a beacon of peace where visitors could have inspirational experiences in Nature. We chose a location within an existing village with over one hundred residents, because we were committed to integration within the local community, and over the years, we have worked in close collaboration with local organisations, including the Municipality, the high school and local business.

new horizon

new horizon

living and learning community

new horizon

Asociación Manantial de Tara

Asociación Manantial de Tara

Caminando la Sostenibilidad

El proyecto de la Asociación Manantial de Tara surge de una iniciativa privada con la visión de convertirse en un bien de interés público en el futuro. La filosofía que le sustenta es la de aportar y compartir un modelo de Desarrollo Sostenible a pequeña escala que permita la exploración, investigación, intercambio y disfrute de este territorio y los bienes que le conforman.

Tribodar Learning Center

Tribodar Learning Center

Eco-Community in Portugal

We are Tribodar Learning Center, an EcoCommunity in the middle of the Portuguese nature and based on holistic Education.
Our main ideas are:
finding identity, meaning and purpose in life through connections to the community, to the natural world, and values such as peace and compassion.
Making sustainable use of all resources according to the Permaculture philosophy and allow all residents to live with a reduced footprint.
Cultivating peace and harmony through spiritual awareness, health and cooperative communication.

Self health Empowerment Movement

Self health Empowerment Movement

a wholeness movement

Self Health Empowerment Movement(SHEM)

Friends, let me share to you a movement that is close to my heart. Self Health Empowerment Movement(SHEM for short) is a global wholeness and oneness movement.

Strohplatz

Strohplatz

Permaculture, food forest and non-violent communication learning place in Germany

Strohplatz is a 3.000m2 garden, a shed and a big house, all being rebuild with permaculture principles. It is situated in the small village Rorodt near Trier in Germany. The house can host up to 20 people, who can join courses in permaculture, food forests, self-sufficiency and non-violent communication. The whole project is created to be self sufficient, with a small food forest with lots of perennials. See http://strohplatz.com for more details.

El Octogono de Tanti

El Octogono de Tanti

Espacio de Difusión y Concientizacion

La creación del "El Octógono de Tanti", tiene por objetivo generar el encuentro y desarrollo social-cultural, dando lugar al análisis e investigación de toda información relacionada con una mejor calidad de vida para todos y para el medio donde vivimos.

Capacitaciones, clínicas, talleres o cursos, trabajo social, eco ferias, ferias, encuentros, cine debates y asesoramiento personalizado permanente a la comunidad, son algunos de las propuestas que tiene por objetivo el espacio.

Ecoaldea Espiral De Luz

Ecoaldea Espiral De Luz

Ecoaldea Espiral de Luz

Eco-Aldea Espiral de Luz, es un proyecto en nacimiento, que busca conseguir una convivencia con techo y alimentación para sus miembros, a través del trabajo comunitario y auto sustentable.

Quiere que sus miembros, desarrollen al máximo sus capacidades personales y así puedan brindar una función social a través de la educación, el arte y la cultura.

Semillas de Luz

Semillas de Luz

Semillas de Luz es una asociación socio-ecológica abierta y orgánica, explorando, entre otras cosas, las necesidades cambiantes de [email protected] y familias así como las distintas formas de acompañar sus procesos de crecimiento, experimentando alternativas integrales de vida. Contamos con un bonito espacio en la naturaleza donde nos encontramos para compartir y crecer [email protected]

Teaching Council Circles to youth

Teaching Council Circles to youth

Introducing local teenagers to council circles to teach authentic compassionate communication

Our intention is to introduce young (aged 12-15) teenagers in the villages of Kissos and Anilio to Council circles with talking stick.

The idea is to teach the youth principles of community building, compassionate communication and authentic sharing.

How to listen and how to speak from the heart are what we hope to teach to the youngsters.

CCLT Ecovillage

CCLT Ecovillage

Cambridge Community Land Trust

CCLT is a community-led project to deliver affordable and sustainable housing, owned and managed by its residents as a Community Land Trust.

comunidad El Hogar

comunidad El Hogar

Somos conscientes y vivimos con la premisa de que Dios es quien nos guia y nos muestra el camino a seguir.

Dios nos ha traído a este paraiso en La Fresneda Teruel, la comunidad esta en sus inicios en el lugar, contamos con 1 hectárea y media de terreno y bosque.

Una huerta, móvil home y en estos momentos estamos con la instalación de las placas solares.

En el terreno pueden instalarse mas personas con carabanas o yurtas, tiendas...etc así como se están preparando los cursos de eco construcción para realizar diferentes estancias.

Hof Hackenow

Hof Hackenow

We are a small group of people settling in the very east of Brandenburg close to the polish border in the beautiful Oderbruch region.
We have 2ha of space and two houses on it that needs renovation. We plan on doing permaculture in order to provide us with local fresh veggies, at the same time we strive to not destroy and protect the last bits of nature around us if possible - so to live peacefully with other creatures around us.

OTEPIC

OTEPIC

Under construction

Organic Technology Extension and Promotion of Initiative Centre (OTEPIC) is a community based organization born out of passion for sharing knowledge and innovative approaches with those who need it most: subsistence farmers, and in particular, women and youth groups in Trans-Nzoia district of northwestern Kenya and its surrounding areas.

OTEPIC was registered as a Community Based Organization (CBO) in 2008. It has 4 board members and many volunteers.

La Agroteca

La Agroteca

Consultoria y coaching en sostenibilidad Integral

Empresa Social que crea, desarrolla y promueve, a través de proyectos Coaching y Consultoría, la Sostenibilidad Holística: aplicando los principios de la Permacultura; las 4 dimensiones fundamentales del ser humano: Económica, Ecológica, Social y Cultural; además de las experiencias prácticas del Movimiento de Transición.

EcoHabitar

EcoHabitar

bioconstrucción, permacultura, transición y comunidades

EcoHabitar es una revista especializada en Bioconstrucción, Permacultura y temas de vida sostenible. Desde el año 2000 viene publicando información sobre técnicas de bioconstrucción y diseños de permacultura, prestando atención al movimiento de ecoaldeas tanto en el estado español como en todo el mundo, incluyendo artículos de ecoaldeas y el boletín oficial de las noticias del GEN.

Ampliando redes de intercambio

Ampliando redes de intercambio

Nos gustaría contactar con personas afines y seguir ampliando el grupo de neorurales por nuestra zona (Avila - Toledo) para seguir creando redes de intercambio, al estilo de pueblos en transición. Además, si te gusta la permacultura, si tienes algo de experiencia relacionada con las labores campestres o si te apetece encargarte de la elaboración de las comidas en Verxilans, te invitamos a conocernos.
[email protected]

Eco Village Cluster Carinthia

Eco Village Cluster Carinthia

Project Zero

-Open Low WorkShop Chain
in combination with a
-Regio-Natural Housing
build on a good accessable property
as starting point for a permaculture system with:
-Permaculture Gardening
-Water Sovereignty
-Energy Sovereignty
-Product Development with respect to the "Borders" of the planet
as social and integrative project.

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Outdated and incomplete projects

Type Evolution Region Posted Last updated
Volviendo a Casa Educational Project Established America, South America, South Cone 14.07.2014 2 years 7 months ago
EDE Educational Project Established Africa, America, Asia 23.04.2014 2 years 2 months ago
Gaia University Educational Project Established Africa, America, Asia 30.10.2013 2 years 9 months ago
Avalon Sustainability School Educational Project Established Europa, Spain, Catalunia 29.02.2012 3 years 9 months ago
Komunidad Janajpacha Educational Project Established Bolivia 23.12.2013 2 years 9 months ago
Creative Collectives Australia Educational Project Established Oceanea 15.02.2014 2 years 9 months ago
Be(e) School Berlin Educational Project Established Europa, Germany 25.11.2013 2 years 9 months ago
The Sustainability Insitute Educational Project Established South Africa 30.06.2014 2 years 8 months ago
Semillas de Luz Educational Project Under construction Balearic Islands 05.06.2014 2 years 9 months ago
OTEPIC Educational Project Under construction Kenya 29.06.2014 2 years 8 months ago
comunidad El Hogar Educational Project Under construction Iberian Peninsula 16.06.2014 2 years 9 months ago
Ampliando redes de intercambio Educational Project Initiative Castilla y Leon 04.04.2014 2 years 1 month ago
Association Arc en Ciel Educational Project Initiative Algeria 29.06.2014 2 years 8 months ago
Synergy Network Educational Project Initiative Africa, America, Asia 09.01.2015 2 years 2 months ago
Youth Volunteers for the Environment Educational Project Initiative Africa, Ghana 29.06.2014 2 years 8 months ago
Projekt WIR Educational Project Initiative Germany 24.01.2015 2 years 2 months ago
African Regional Aquaculture Centre Educational Project Initiative Nigeria 29.06.2014 2 years 8 months ago
KITA Educational Project Initiative Ghana 29.06.2014 2 years 8 months ago
Bamboo College Educational Project Initiative Gambia, Senegal 30.06.2014 2 years 8 months ago
Un Modelo Sostenible Educational Project Dream Spain 01.12.2012 3 years 9 months ago