Category Archives: IPC

IPC 11 :: Sponsorships needed

Sponsorships needed for International Delegates for International Permaculture Congress (IPC)

11 November to 6 December 2013 To be held in Cuba - www.ipc11cuba.com

Screen shot 2013-08-15 at 12.09.41Dear friends of permaculture and sustainable living, We need your help in raising funds to assist people in low income countries in learning what Cuba has achieved.

Have you heard about Cuba and what happened there in the late 20th century? If you don’t remember, check out this video: “The Power of Community - How Cuba Survived Peak OilContinue reading

IPC11 :: Cuba - November/December 2013

The IPC11 Cuba Organizing Group

The 11th International Permaculture Conference & Convergence (IPC11), Cuba (Nov/Dec 2013)

Community Projects, Conferences, Courses/Workshops, Presentations/Demonstrations, Social Gatherings

Cuba, that started using Permaculture in 1993, brought in solidarity by Australian activists, has been accumulating experience and our Permaculture movement has integrated efforts with other important groups in the country, like Agroecology, urban agriculture, traditional knowledge rescue and others. This is also all within the framework of an environmental policy that puts priority on conservation and reforestation, promoting development with low energy use and low greenhouse gas emissions, and a dignified form of life for Cubans based on universal access to basic services like health, sports, culture, education and healthy food. Continue reading