Permaculture, Sustainable Living, Natural Building, Ecocentro Ipec, Kids Gardening

Add Permaculture into your toolbox

From news reports, we are bombarded by signals of distress of toxic wastes, famines and expiring species, of wars and climate change. Never have so many systems vital to the earth’s habitability been out of equilibrium simultaneously. So why not awaken to the urgency of this global challenge? As a strategy to accelerate the transition… Continue reading Add Permaculture into your toolbox

Ecocentro Ipec, Natural Building, Permaculture, Sustainable Living

Our inspiration in Brazil – Ecocentro IPEC

Ecocentro IPEC is an ecological centre that is snuggled in the valley of Mar de Guerra in Pirenopolis, Goais, the savannah of Brazil. It's one of a kind. A giant dome of more than 200 unfired bricks will greet you. And if you're lucky enough to spend the night, a thousand stars will light your… Continue reading Our inspiration in Brazil – Ecocentro IPEC

Ecocentro Ipec, Natural Building, Sustainable Living

We make soil! The art of composting in a toilet

It’s believed that the first toilets for human waste were created in an ancient settlement in Scotland dating back to 3000 B.C. That’s over 5000 years ago! Sadly enough, today about 2.4 billion people, or roughly one-third of the world’s population still lack access to proper toilets. People poop on the side of the road,… Continue reading We make soil! The art of composting in a toilet