Uploaded on Oct 3, 2011: Geoff Lawton presented at the Permaculture Conference (IPC10 – www.ipcon.org) in Amman, Jordan, September 2011.
Geoff talked about the great need for training an army of permaculture warriors who can help set up self-replicating permaculture demonstration and education sites worldwide, and shared some of our efforts to help facilitate this.
For more details, please go here: https://permaculturenews.org/2011/10/04/geoff-lawton-the-importance-of-establishing-self-replicating-dryland-permaculture-demonstration-sites-ipc10-presentation-video/
Geoff is a world-renowned permaculture consultant, designer, and teacher. He has established permaculture demonstration sites that function as education centers in all the world’s extreme climates — information on the success of these systems is networked through the Permaculture Research Institute and the www.permaculturenews.org website.
Permaculture (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Permacu…) integrates land, resources, people and the environment through mutually beneficial synergies – imitating the no waste, closed loop systems seen in diverse natural systems. Permaculture applies holistic solutions that are applicable in rural and urban contexts and at any scale. It is a multidisciplinary toolbox including agriculture, water harvesting and hydrology, energy, natural building, forestry, waste management, animal systems, aquaculture, appropriate technology, economics, and community development.
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