An Introduction to Ecovillages
First presented: September, 2016
Facilitator: Jacob Buller
Presented to educators at NatureSummit in September in 2016, this workshop provides an introduction to the ideas behind ecovillages for early childhood educators. In the form of a narrative, it highlights Manitoban ecovillages Northern Sun Farm Coop, Myriad Village and Ploughshares, as well as Twin Oaks in Virginia, USA. Please contact [email protected] for more information.
Ecovillages: Slam-Dunking the SDGs
First presented: October 20, 2017
Coordinator/Facilitator: Jacob Buller
Presented by website editor and director Jacob Buller and Justin Lecocq of Myriad Village at The Gathering, an event put on by the local Canadian Community Economic Development. In this workshop attendants examined a great example of community, Twin Oaks in Lousia County, Virginia. The examination was through the lens of the Sustainable Development Goals and how that ecovillage is not only sustainable, but lives its example in it’s neighborhood. Justin Lecocq talked about the community he is co-founding called Myriad Village.
Twin Oaks through the Sustainable Development Goals (.pptx, ~150mb)
Myriad Village (.pptx, ~15mb)