How to come to the workshop by CAR and by BUS

How to come to the workshop by CAR and by BUS

We have added some detailed information how to come to the workshop place by car or public transport. Please read more on the page dedicated to the workshop location. You will find all the information there.

If everyone lived in an ‘ecovillage’, the Earth would still be in trouble

If everyone lived in an ‘ecovillage’, the Earth would still be in trouble

We are used to hearing that if everyone lived in the same way as North Americans or Australians, we would need four or five planet Earths to sustain us. Only the brave should read on.

Workshop 2016 – preliminary program themes

Workshop 2016 – preliminary program themes

Last workshop we spoke much about what would we like to get from the next workshop and most of the votes got the practical implementing of various community issues.  We put together all the ideas and we offer you these themes:…

Alejandro Aravena: My architectural philosophy? Bring the community into the process.

Alejandro Aravena: My architectural philosophy? Bring the community into the process.

When asked to build housing for 100 families in Chile ten years ago, Alejandro Aravena looked to an unusual inspiration: the wisdom of favelas and slums. Rather than building a large building with small units, he built flexible half-homes that…

Inspiration from USA: Capacity Building Training Workshops on Sustainable Development

Inspiration from USA: Capacity Building Training Workshops on Sustainable Development

Invitation to the Capacity Building Training Workshops on Sustainable Development. Dates and Location: December 7-13,  2015 – Bellevue, United States Event Website: www.act-coalition.org/events/ The Training Workshops: This program is designed for people who plan to work or volunteer in community…

Workshop minutes

Workshop minutes

Here you can find the workshop schedule and expert talks minute by minute. Program is still subject to change, but we do not expect major modifications. You can view and download the timetable here: Workshop block program updated (update: June 1st 2015)

Profile of lector: Hana and Milan Čamlík, CZ

Profile of lector: Hana and Milan Čamlík, CZ

Hana Čamlíková She and her husband Milan are leaders of a certified therapeutic community OZ Krok in Kyjov, CZ. She studied special education, ethics and achieved the qualification as an addictologist. Dealing with children and adolescents brought her to the…

Profile of artist: Lucia Ondrejkovič Obenau, SK

Profile of artist: Lucia Ondrejkovič Obenau, SK

Lucia works as a lector, facilitator, moderator, puppet actor, yoga instructor and massage therapist. She likes to travel, and enjoys being mother currently, as well. And she likes saying: „we are human beings, not human doings“ . She will offer…

How to come to the workshop by CAR and by BUS

How to come to the workshop by CAR and by BUS

We have added some detailed information how to come to the workshop place by car or public transport. Please read more on the page dedicated to the workshop location. You will find all the information there.

The travel costs reimbursement

We would like to inform all the participants about the travel cost refund. We can refund 20 Eur travel cost for each foreign participant (PL, CZ, HU). The travel cost over this budget participants will cover by themselves. To get…

Introducing partners: Fundacja Terapia Homa, PL

Introducing partners: Fundacja Terapia Homa, PL

Tucked deep in the foothills of the Tatra Mountains, in southern Poland, you find Bhrugu Aranya Ecovillage, a centre for healing and refuge in these tumultuous times. Established in 1995, with the focus of creating a self-sufficient Homa farm and…

Profile of lector: Adam Čajka, CZ

Profile of lector: Adam Čajka, CZ

Adam Čajka teach about global issues, how to work with the attitudes, prejudices and how you can achieve understanding in conflicts. Approach, in which he found what he was looking for is a non-violent communication, because it considers a clear, functional way, providing…

Introducing partners: Stowarzyszenie Nowe Betlejem, PL

Introducing partners: Stowarzyszenie Nowe Betlejem, PL

Our association appear in 2011 as an attempt integrating the people of our estate. “New Betlehem” is a name of the estate and it is an area where appeare a new part of our city Reda (a small city near…

Profile of lector: Robo Jankovich, SK

Profile of lector: Robo Jankovich, SK

My desire for sharing the view of the world has led the idea to visit existing small communities. After a visit of Zaježová, we decided to try it by ourselves. Life on the mountain settlement and the need to deal with the…

Introducing partners: Foundation GAP Polska

Foundation GAP Poland (Fundacja GAP Polska) is affiliated with the Global Action Plan International, a network of several national organizations GAP, whose purpose is to motivate and strengthen citizens in making choices in everyday life of consumer-friendly environment. GAP’s programs…

Introducing partners: Za()hrada, Czech Republic

Introducing partners: Za()hrada, Czech Republic

ZA()HRADA is a group of keen individuals living in Olomouc. We run an urban community garden, aiming to get people growing herbs and vegetables in their local urban community, and develop understanding of the broader environmental, cultural and economic aspect…

Introducing partners: Association of local food initiatives (AMPI), Czech Republic

Association of local food initiatives is a networking organization that´s aim is to support people´s close relation with the landscape they inhabit by means of the development of local food systems. We support and interconnect operation and existence of local…

Main workshop themes

Main workshop themes

We finally agreed on main workshop themes to be lectored by experts: Types of communities – strong and weak sides, why they form Vision and mission of  community – why si vision and mission useful, how to make it, what it…

Workshop date and location CONFIRMED!

Workshop date and location CONFIRMED!

Dear friends, we finally get confirmed the date and location of our workshop. Location: Chvojnica, see the place at google maps here. More details about the place and how to get there is available at the page about Place, access…

09/2014 StG - Approved grant

09/2014 StG – Approved grant

We received nice email from VF :) Dear Grantees, I am pleased to inform you that your application for IVF Standard Grant in the September 15, 2014 closing was approved by the Council of Ambassadors for support. At the moment…