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Pitchandikulum Forest

After an overnight train to Chenai (Madras), a bus to Pondicherry and a 4km walk, I have found myself, in a place called Auroville. My teacher, Rico had been telling me of this...

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Mangalore Meeting

Having finish with the Course, I had a day in Mangalore to meet with some past graduates from the Coady International Institute. I had the great pleasure of meeting...

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Kampala, Uganda

Estelle and I have completed our PDC and we're now making our way to Tanzania, via Kenya.  Overall the course was quite good.  Though we were familiar with much...

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Purnavasu Farm

 

What an amazing week! I have been busy working on our group design project on Purnavasu farm in the village of Adamaru, 15 kilometers south of Udipi in southern...

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Ssanje, Uganda

We have just wrapped up a busy week of PC instruction and are now moving from our requisite individual design projects to group design. The area to be improved is in the...

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Jinja, Uganda

Estelle and I have arrived safe and sound in East Africa. We were kindly informed upon arriving in Nairobi, Kenya that a transit strike was imminent and so had to travel on to...

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Permaculture Begins…

Thanks to wi-fi conectivity here at Beeja, I will be able to send updates thoughout the week. Beeja is the name of the compound where I am studying. It is run by...

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New Nurseries Set Up

New nurseries were set up this fall in Kwale, Kilindi School, Shumba-Mjini and Furaha bringing the project total to 13 communities. Mbarouk Mussa Omar of Community Forests...

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