Permaculture Design Course Spain - Alta Garrotxa,Barcelona Area

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    [h=2]Permaculture Design Course Spain - Alta Garrotxa[/h]

    joinus for this experience in Spain

    Classic 72 Hours Permaculture Design Certificate Curriculum with lots of theory and some hands-on experiences plus Design Exercises in groups plus optional Yoga,Meditation,Deep Ecology and Mindfulness practices.Spanish translation available.

    Topics include:

    Historyand Definition of Permaculture
    Ethics and Principles of Permaculture
    Design Methodologies
    Patterns in Nature, Culture and Society
    Reading the Land
    Observation
    Land Restoration Techniques
    Water Harvesting Techniques
    Grey Water Recycling
    Natural Building Strategies
    Cultivated & Productive ecological Gardens
    Food Forests and Plant Guilds
    Energy Conservation Technologies & Appropriate Technologies
    Integrated Pest Management
    Compost
    Soil
    Water
    Forests and Reforestation
    Animal Management in Permaculture
    and much more


    The course is adapted to a wide variety of learning styles and is presented via lecture, images, video, group discussion, individual and group exercises, and design projects. Class usually lasts from about 8AM to 5PM.

    hosted in a beautiful natural reserve near Barcelona,Alta Garroxta by ActiveEarth.Come and join us for the amazing 2 weeks experience in June 2014!

    ThePermaculture way of looking at things,everything is a gift,everythinghas a value,nothing should be wasted.

    Main Facilitator will be João Gonçalves and Roman Eisenkoelbl,for more information please contact us or look here:


    https://www.permacultureglobal.com/users/902-joao-goncalves

    https://www.permacultureglobal.com/users/2280-roman-eisenkoelbl

    https://www.active-earth.net/

    Dates:9th June until 22nd June

    Price:Slidingscale starting from 400 Euro food and camping accomodation included.

    VenueInformation:

    The Active Earth Centre for transformative learning is a place of great natural beauty and power. It is in the Alta Garrotxa Nature Reserve,2 hours by car northeast of Barcelona and 50 minutes north of Girona.Our vision for the project is the creation of a world-class adult education venue hosting individuals, students and organisations on programmes and courses that encourage and support human flourishing.


    for more infos please contact:

    [email protected]
     
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    Dear Friends,

    as i just got informed that there could be a change in the teachers team of this PDC course as Joao Goncalves may not be able to come ,please stay in touch with us and contact us for further information.

    Much love to all of you

    Roman
     
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    Dear Friends,

    we are happy to let you know that we have Rico Zook (i-permaculture.org) from the USA on board for our Spain PDC in June at an amazing Nature Reserve location near Barcelona.here is a link to short clip of Rico's work in Darjeeling,India:


    [video=youtube;miraywnpgjI]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=miraywnpgjI[/video]



    and the new info brochure for the PDC can be found here:

    https://www.dropbox.com/s/tymg1ignoll2rgk/PDC_Brochure-Spain.pdf


    enjoy!and looking forward to here from you.
     
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    Hello everybody,

    i also wanted to share with you a nice slideshow i made for the last Permaculture Design Course in November 2013 with Rico Zook in Darjeeling,India.it was a magical and great learning experience and if you wish you can have a look at some pictures here:


    [video=vimeo;84998226]https://vimeo.com/84998226[/video]


    enjoy!
     
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    Dear all,

    we are happy to share with you another small video of Rico Zook´s work in Cambodia.Please enjoy the video and we still have a few spaces availabel for the June 2014 Permaculture Design Course with Rico Zook and Roman in a amazing Nature Reserve near Barcelona.


    [video]www.youtube.com/watch?v=XhFgwaTTq9g[/video]
     
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    Hello everyone,

    we still have a few places available for the Permaculture Design Course in Spain starting on June 9th with Rico Zook,Roman and Team.Please get in touch if you are interested - [email protected]

    Please have a look at a slideshow with impressions from a Permaculture Design Course in Portugal in 2012 were Roman was part of the organization and facilitation team.

    [video=youtube_share;rzyJWr_aRXw]https://youtu.be/rzyJWr_aRXw[/video]


    best wishes
     
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    some impressions from the June PDC in Spain with Rico Zook and myself

    here are some pictures for you to enjoy of the PDC in June 2014 with Rico Zook,Active Earth,Kate and myself.It was a wonderful and transformational experience with a wonderful group of motivated people coming to share and learn together for 2 weeks in an magical location in Altra Garrotxa Nature Reserve,2 hours from Barcelona.

    enjoy!! love,gratidute and respect for all the people involved



    [video=youtube;-nNtiwEC5BI]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-nNtiwEC5BI&feature=youtu.be[/video]
     
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    Stunning location! I love the stoneworks. Looks to have been an awesome PDC!
    Thanks for all of your postings.
     
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    Thanks so much for the feedback.Yes the location was really really amazing,located in a nature reserve and up in the mountains surrounded by forest,forest and forest and the valley has a nice river with nice pools to take a dive.All this combined with an amazing Teaching and Organizing team plus a wonderful groupp of participants made the experience unforgettable and i am grateful to have been part of this,hopefully we are going to repeat this experience soon again.stay tuned.......
     

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