Ecovillages try to offer inspiring examples of how people and communities can live healthy, cooperative, genuinely happy and meaningful lifestyles - in harmony with nature
- 'Stop the world - I want to get off' , or how to build an eco village.
Gaia education offers to train people in how to do it. Gaia education
There are several initiatives worldwide on this issue.
To join, you probably have to change your lifestyle.
- Ecovillages means empowering people at local levels.
There are several initiativess all over the world
is an eco-society based on ethical and spiritual values, awarded by an agency of the United Nations as a model for a sustainable future Damanhur
Transition Town Totnes (TTT)
is a dynamic, community-led charity that is strengthening the local economy, reducing the cost of living and preparing for a future with less oil and a changing climateTotnes transition town
Within the Findhorn Ecovillage at The Park, sustainable values are expressed in the built environment with ecological houses, innovative use of building materials such as local stone and straw bales, beauty in the architecture and gardens, and applied technology in the Living Machine sewage treatment facility and electricity-generating wind turbines. Sustainable values are also expressed in the community's social, economic and educational initiatives.Findhorn ecovillage
Global Ecovillage Network (GEN)
offers inspiring examples of how people and communities can live healthy, cooperative, genuinely happy and meaningful lifestyles --- beacons of hope that help in the transition to a more sustainable future on Earth.