Dear European permaculture organizations,
European Permaculture Convergence (EUPN) working group of the European Permaculture Network (EUPC) is looking for the hosts for the next EUPCs. Taking over the tasks of the former European Permaculture Council, this working group has been formed during the EUPC 2016 in Italy.
Since 1992 every two years the EUPC took place in different European Countries.
If your organisation would like to host one of the next ones:
Please read the application form (attached). Continue reading
The European Permaculture Convergence (abrv. EuPC) is a bi-annual gathering of Permaculture practitioners, teachers and enthusiasts representing the all countries and bioregions of the European continent and beyond. The decision to host the EuPC 2014 in Bulgaria was made following a meeting of the European Permaculture Teacher s Partnership (EPT) in Vale de Llama, Portugal. The Partnership was a EU-funded initiative that brought together educators within this emerging field to set standards for the implementation of Permaculture education throughout the continent. It included representatives from more than a dozen countries. The first meeting of the EPT was held immediately after the EuPC 2012, which took place in Escherode, Germany. Since the project was part of a two-year funding cycle, it only made sense that that the final meeting should be held right before the EuPC 2014. Leading up to the decision, both the EPT and the Permaculture Council of Europe realized that the event had never been held in an Eastern European country, so the decision for it to take place in Bulgaria was rather obvious. Continue reading
Save the date: 7th to 11th September 2016
EUROPEAN CONVERGENCE EUPC 2016
Location: Bolsena (VT, Italy), Bolsena lake.
Organiser: Accademia italiana di permacultura organizes and designs all this.
Side events: Probably we consider the possibility to do also a PDC course before the EUPC and in parallel or just after a TEACHERS Training Course. Continue reading