Community Building: First European Facilitator Meeting 2015

Meeting and open workshop in Prague facilitated by Mona Reaume and Robert Reusing (USA/FCE). More info: http://netzwerk-gemeinschaftsbildung.com/facilitator-meeting.html

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…

Rozhovor: Naučit se přijímat odlišnosti je základem soužití s druhými lidmi

K tomu, abychom mohli žít s druhými lidmi, potřebujeme poznat sami sebe, znát své hranice a možnosti. Respekt k druhým je další zásadní předpoklad pro to, abychom mohli vytvořit opravdové společenství, myslí si Hana Perglerová. (Article in Czech language.) http://www.rodina.cz/clanek9571.htm

Simplicity.1st Visegrad (Eco) Villages Meeting

An interesting project on ecovillages and communities, sponsored by the Visegrad fund: “The aim of the project is to promote and develop closer cooperation among (eco)villages from V4 countries – to exchange experience and good practice.With this project we want…

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

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

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…

Profile of lector: Hana Perglerová, CZ

Lector of children care and education. Finished 3-year study of Waldorf education, which greatly inspired her in her work. The idea of conscious observation and personal knowledge is a key principle she follows. She is member of various civil associations…

Profile of lector: Ádám Kobrizsa, HU

Adam Kobrizsa is one of the founders of Mindspace Nonprofit Ltd, which works with 12 experts in the fields of smart city and non-formal education. He is one of the owners of Lumen Cafe and Bar which is an important…

Profile of lector: Lucia Csabai, HU

Currently she is a community development expert in a Hungarian community planning program supported by the EEA/Norway Grant. In partnership with the Icelandic Citizens Foundation they started to use the e-democracy platform of Your Priorities with the offline methods of…

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.

Profile of lector: Rory Maher, PL

Rory Maher has lived for 15 years at Ecovillage Bhrugu Aranya in southern Poland and is a member of Fundacja Terapia Homa, an educational centre that teaches ancient Vedic techniques of healing the environment which can be applied to organic…

Lector talks and presentations confirmed

Please see the list of talks and presentations confirmed so far. It can be found in the Workshop section of main menu. We are still waiting to confirm more program contributions and details.

Profile of lector: Dariusz Śmiechowski, PL

Architect, lecturer, publicist and critic. Participant and leader of projects and programmes concerned with sustainability in architecture and urban design. Author and co-author of public spaces’ projects and educational participatory projects in a number of places. The main areas of…

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…

Profile of lector: Helena Jiránková, CZ

Helena Jiránková studied psychology and being active part of community was always her natural way of life. Beginning with community activities for environmental protection was later attracted with marketing project Green Ways built on supporting healthy life style, open and…

Profile of lector: Karina Suwindi, PL

Karina Suwindi have been a member of the community Ecovillage Bhrugu Aranya in Poland for nearly 3 years and have lived in various other communities in India, New Zealand, and Australia. Her experience in community living comes first hand and is also…

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

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

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…