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Permaculture in Africa

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DSCF26515_tnDakar, Senegal – the western-most tip of Africa, and former slave trading post – was home to the Global Ecovillage Network’s international conference December 10 – 14.  There were meetings with the country’s king, spiritual leaders, and musical icon Youssou N’Dour (who is now Senegal’s Minister of Culture and Tourism).  This is because ecovillages (and permaculture) are a strategy of resilience for the country – Transition Towns take note! Continue reading Permaculture in Africa