Permaculture Activism & Community Organizing

What is a permaculture activist and how can you become one? By organizing events in your home town!

Home - Permaculture Action Network

Permaculture Action Hubs at large gatherings and music festivals as a central space for workshops, classes, panel discussions, and skill-shares focused on r egenerative ecology, social transformation, community building, and permaculture design. This is a space where people can network with individuals and projects, as well as catalyze community organizing and action.

How to Create & Host a Live Workshop or Event (in 10 Steps)

So you want to know how to host a live workshop or small event. Awesome! Live workshops are a great way to teach, bring your community together, and also mak...

Eco Activism - Why I Got Myself Arrested

By Klaudia van Gool Last month I joined the Extinction Rebellion actions in Bristol and got myself arrested for willingly obstructing a highway. I’m not one for putting myself into the public eye, other than when teaching/facilitating, nor upsetting people, but this is so much bigger than any of that. It has been part of my life’s work to find the most effective tools to support us living in balance with the Earth. It brought me to permaculture, deep nature connection, regenerative culture, healing, grief tending and ceremony. And still the carbon emissions have been going up. We need a…

Community organizing, say whaattt?? Ray Friedlander at TEDxSitka

Ray Friedlander is an activist and community organizer for the Sitka Conservation Society. She has spent the last six years working with people for positive ...

How To Organize A Seed Swap

Whether you save your own seeds or just have a bunch of leftover packets from years past, a seed swap is a great way to expand the diversity of both your garden and your community. By Heather Jo Flores But don’t limit yourself to just seeds! I have been organizing events like these for close to 20 years and folks have brought surplus plants, trees, garden supplies, food preserves and homebrews. A seed swap attracts more than just the local permaculture crowd. People from all walks of life have a passion for gardening and seed saving, and this event can…

Grassroots Community Organizing

Explore these grassroots community projects that you can create to promote sustainability.

PermaBlitz - Wikibooks, open books for an open world

Eating the suburbs, one back yard at a time. Permablitz (noun): An informal gathering involving a day on which a group of at least two people come together to achieve the following: create or add to edible gardens where someone lives share skills related to permaculture and sustainable living build community networks have fun Permablitzes are free events, open to the public, with free workshops, shared food, where you get some exercise and have a wonderful time.

Permablitz - a volunteer fuelled backyard working bee

Guest presenter Hannah Moloney takes us to the home of a young Tasmanian couple, and shows us that with great planning, great mates, great ideas and some har...

Accessing Permaculture - Course and Event Information and Marketing

Some guidelines for Permaculture event information and marketing, for improving access to Permaculture for people with chronic illness and/or disability, and people who are neurodivergent .  ​This...

6 Skills to Become a Great Event Planner

Becoming a great event planner takes conscious effort and understanding all areas that are important. Watch this video learn 6 things that make a great event...

Permablitz Melbourne

Permablitz Melbourne helps implement suburban permaculture systems. Our focus is edible gardens, aiming to make the suburbs edible, one backyard at a time