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Environment | Communities

Eastern European Eco-village Training Network

Rural life – boring? Ecological education – worn-out? Social innovations – overhyped? NO, especially if brought together to focus their transformative power on addresing current crises of migration, climate change, poverty and political...
Environment | Communities

Mapping Future European Solutions... By …

Good news: This summer, the International Degrowth Conference in Budapest will discuss solutions for ecological sustainability and social equity. Better news: The road there is already paved with concrete action on the local level. Let’s...
Environment | Social inclusion

Community fruit pickers

A community building project that involve citizens in picking up fruit of public or abandoned trees, to build resilient communities, pursue sustainable consumption, biodiversity awareness and social cohesion. An unusual tool for social ...
Social inclusion | Environment

Community fruit pickers

A community building project that involve citizens in picking up fruit of public or abandoned trees, to build resilient communities, pursue sustainable consumption, biodiversity awareness and social cohesion. An unusual tool for social ...
Environment | Education

Travelling Sustainability Coaches

Many students initiatives in Europe focus on sustainable development in order to build a livable future but many experience struggles. We want to face these challenges and combine activities, so that everybody benefits as much as possibl...
Environment | Communities

Green energy without intermediate

Community energy projects combine the need for resilient green solutions with democratic participation: they are a real chance for Europe! With this project, we aim at promoting the implementation of participatory renewables and foster k...
Democracy and participation | Environment

Developing youth environmental groups in the …

Aiming to permanently mobilize the potentials of active young citizens in environmental protection, build support for environmental NGOs and to take up socially urgent environmental issues in the peripheral regions, the partner NGOs, org...
Environment | Education

Building partnerships among students, staff and …

This project brings together 30 students, staff, researchers, journalists, policy-makers and NGO representatives working on sustainability at universities across Europe. Through two multi-stakeholder dialogues and 5 online working groups...
Environment | Communities

Diapers Cycle

Growing fruit trees from baby diapers? Strong communities where people interact with each other? Fighting climate change? Yes, yes and yes. Coming from an art experiment in collaboration with soil scientists, micro-biologists, engineers ...

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