Build EcoVillages Through Modeling Evolutionary Living!
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Build EcoVillages Through Modeling Evolutionary Living!

This Gaia Education Certified Ecovillage Design Course explores and weaves together the four basic areas of sustainable community development, and is a participatory and experiential event. In addition to classroom time, discussions, media experiences, celebrations and rituals, we will take a practical hands-on approach to the curriculum, applying this course to help grow our eco-village. […]

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Schools Helping Schools: Student Unity via Service Learning

In December 2013, Alta Vista School (AVS) launched Schools Helping Schools Project in collaboration with Project Nuevo Mundo and JUSTA. Alta Vista School is located in San Francisco and focuses on science, technology, and service learning. Marissa Weitzman, a Sustainability and Garden Education Teacher at AVS, coordinated a school-wide community service project to improve the […]

5 Ways for Introverts to Thrive in Community
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5 Ways for Introverts to Thrive in Community

Many of us love the idea of living in eco community. To find a like-minded group of people who share values, common interests, and ways of life is appealing! From maximizing the use of resources to working together toward common goals, there are many benefits to living in community. However, communal living also involves lots […]

6 Steps to Starting a Community Garden
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6 Steps to Starting a Community Garden

A community garden provides limitless benefits like diversification within communities, land stewardship, youth skills, leadership, and community cohesion. A plethora of unused lots and open spaces exist in many U.S. and international cities. When I see them in the places I visit, I wonder why food is not grown in those spaces; free food for […]

Ecocaravan Empowers Local Farmers with Permaculture in Guatemala
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Ecocaravan Empowers Local Farmers with Permaculture in Guatemala

We just had an absolutely phenomenal day at our Earth Odyssey camp this past Sunday. It was possibly one of the most powerful and impactful highlights of the tour so far. We invited the campesinos (farmers) that were surrounding the land of our camp for a day of workshops on natural fertilizer, composting, blacksmithing, rocket-stoves, […]

Episodes from an EcoCaravan: Impact on the Move
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Episodes from an EcoCaravan: Impact on the Move

Follow this eco-caravan while they live in an intentional-mobile-community while sharing and implementing regenerative living techniques at Impact Centers and indigenous communities throughout Mexico and Central America! See all 3 episodes here: PLURITY – Project Nuevo Mundo’s Earth Odyssey – Vision I from Project Nuevo Mundo on Vimeo. INNORCENSE – Project Nuevo Mundo’s Earth Odyssey […]

The Tribal Alliance Retreat : A Visionary Leadership Immersion
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The Tribal Alliance Retreat : A Visionary Leadership Immersion

Reposted from Reality Sandwich: http://realitysandwich.com/216540/the-tribal-alliance-retreat-a-visionary-leadership-immersion/  In the spirit of unity, community and revolutionary visioning there is a very special retreat happening after Envision Festival this year in Costa Rica, from Feb. 27 to March 3rd. The Tribal Alliance Retreat, “A visionary leadership immersion” brings together a powerful blend of ceremonial rites of passage, community empowerment, […]

Don’t Forget That You Are Nature
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Don’t Forget That You Are Nature

“We often forget that we are nature. Nature is not something separate from us. So when we say that we have lost our connection to nature. We’ve lost our connection to ourselves.” — Andy Goldsworthy There are many, many problems in the world, from world hunger to homelessness to climate change to animal extinction to […]

Earth Odyssey Begins Natural Dye Garden at Women’s Co-Op in Guatemala
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Earth Odyssey Begins Natural Dye Garden at Women’s Co-Op in Guatemala

Kamajachel is community of women in Panajachel, Guatemala who wish to bring back and to preserve the ancient practice of natural dyes in order to color the textiles that decorate the diverse pieces that decorate the bodies of many including native people, tourists and others who admire this intricate art of dyeing and weaving. This […]