Earth Odyssey Begins Solar Project with Nutrition Center in Guatemala
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Earth Odyssey Begins Solar Project with Nutrition Center in Guatemala

In Guatemala, chronic malnutrition is higher than any other country in the western hemisphere. In fact, Guatemala has the 5th highest level of chronic malnutrition in the world, and the highest rate of malnutrition in all of Latin America, according to United Nations statistics. The Nutrition Center, known locally as el centro de nutrición Konojel, provides a […]

Trust the Process: ReVisioning the Eco-Caravan
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Trust the Process: ReVisioning the Eco-Caravan

This week, the Earth Odyssey mobile village came together for (what we called) a Re-Visioning Retreat with the goal of having the group co-create a new mission, vision, identifying core values, goals and solidifying our next steps for sustainability projects. We’re doing the work that we feel the world needs to be doing. We believe […]

Earth Odyssey Eco Bus Tour builds Compost Toilet at Orphanage
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Earth Odyssey Eco Bus Tour builds Compost Toilet at Orphanage

Video by Republic of Light The journey continues. A mobile village comprised of 20 permaculture engineers, a media team and holistic practitioners travel by bus for 4-months from San Diego, California to Panama to build an on the ground network of impact centers. The individuals on the bus were hand selected for their skills in […]

Earth Odyssey Presents: The Village Building Fundamentals Retreat on Lake Atitlan
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Earth Odyssey Presents: The Village Building Fundamentals Retreat on Lake Atitlan

Project Nuevo Mundo’s team of permaculture designers and builders will be hosting a week-long workshop covering the foundations of building the new village: food, water, energy, housing, and waste cycling. Our week will include site visits to local permaculture projects, practical and theoretical workshops on creating the systems necessary for a small-scale, relatively self-sufficient settlement, […]

Earth Odyssey’s Visit to Permaculture Center in Mexico
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Earth Odyssey’s Visit to Permaculture Center in Mexico

On the side of a mountain overlooking the incredible city of Oaxaca, Mexico is the most impressive permaculture demonstration center that we’ve visited. The love and precision that has gone into creating this center is remarkable. The only waste produced at the site is grey water which is filtered through Papyrus plants. There are massive […]

Epic film of the Earth Odyssey eco-bus tour in Mexico
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Epic film of the Earth Odyssey eco-bus tour in Mexico

The journey begins. A mobile village comprised of 20 permaculture engineers, a media team and holistic practitioners travel by bus for 4-months from San Diego, California to Panama to build an on the ground network of impact centers. The individuals on the bus were hand selected for their skills in natural building, composting, human centered […]

Visit to Teopantli Kalpulli (EcoVillage)
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Visit to Teopantli Kalpulli (EcoVillage)

Our second stop was Teopantli Kalpulli, a beautiful and historical ecovillage in Jalisco, Mexico. On 70 acres of land, 150 community members live. The village bases most of their practices on Nahuatl and Huichol traditions of natural building and sacred practice. The heart of the land and place of prayer is the sacred Ceiba tree […]