Forest Gardens Campaign is a project that aims at improving on the nutritional standards of local community members, increasing the level of youths involvement in agriculture, discouraging poor and unsustainable farming practices, encouraging the planting of tree and fighting climate change by practically teaching, encouraging and assisting communities to act.
The Growing Power Africa Initiative will strengthen food security for school children and their care givers in South Africa and Zimbabwe. The program involves building a new model of local food systems to ensure adequate nutrition in the short-term and build a long-term foundation for competitive African human capital in the global market place.
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We are proud to have Africa chosen as host to IPC9, a biennial Conference and Convergence of the Permaculture Comminuty to share experiences, and increased awareness of the alternatives to the 'Green Revolution' approach among local African farmers, policy makers, the general public, as well as Permaculture representatives attending from around the globe.