mother nature's team
Eight wonderful ladies and one man from seven European organizations.
Mother Nature is a partnership between seven organizations, bringing in different expertises related to nature based methodologies, counseling, community work and permaculture.
PANDORA ASSOCIATION - HUNGARY
Pandora Association was founded in 2012 and is based in Budapest, Hungary. Its aim is is to transmit knowledge and practical alternatives on fields of living in harmony with nature, active citizenship and community building for a sustainable world by promoting the worldview and philosophy as well as applying the methodology of deep ecology. Pandora disseminates the approach of deep ecology, voluntary simplicity and permaculture. It creates time and space for collective learning and experience, and develops a global vision that promotes conscious and harmonious co-existence with nature. Learning is a holistic process that takes the trinity of body, mind and soul into account, it respects and pays attention to all the participants and the community. Pandora is the leading organization of Mother Nature's strategic partnership. Ági Berecz and Emese Dömösi are currently part of the Mother Nature's researchers team.
PARADISO RITROVATO - ITALY
Paradiso Ritrovato (Regained Paradise) is a non profit organisation, based in Italy and founded in 2012 by four women that have been studying and researching for years in Italy and abroad on the theme of sustainability within education. Our mission is to spread knowledge and practical alternatives in the two main fields which are education for sustainability and finding vocation.
Valentina Cifarelli e Roberto Cardinale are currently part of the Mother Nature's researchers team.
PREPLET - SLOVENIA
Ecological, Social and Cultural Association for Creative Community, is a NGO from the town Grosuplje in Slovenia. A group of women from local environment has been working together since 2007 with the general objective of establishing opportunities for children and youthto find their own creative expression. Our work is based on the values of ecological sustainability and social inclusion. We engage with young people to organise activities for children in local area. Our activities are also aimed at Roma children and we are collaborating with young Roma people.
Lara Kastelic is currently part of the Mother Nature's researchers team.
CASA DEL CUCULO - ITALY
Casa del cuculo is a cooperative based in Emilia-Romagna, Italy, founded in 2010 by four people who have been researching and experimenting together on the theme of community building and social research through non-formal methods. Casa del cuculo’s mission is to tailor-work cultural projects, products and processes aimed at producing social and cultural innovation and urban regeneration through the following methodologies: visual, performing and public arts, facilitation, community building, research, graphic design and data visualization, advising and training.
Sara Galeotti is currently part of the Mother Nature's researchers team.
PERMACULTURE ASSOCIATION UK - UNITED KINGDOM
PAB support its members and others in the permaculture network to design thriving communities across Britain by applying permaculture ethics and principles, and to contribute to permaculture worldwide. Using permaculture design empowers people to make the right choices for a sustainable future. By putting ethics first and using natural systems as a model, there are simple and innovative ways to live fairly and sustainably now and in the future.
Looby Macnamara is currently part of the Mother Nature's researchers team.
CAMINO E.V. - GERMANY
Camino e.V. is a member of the society for Educational Aids and since 2006 a state-approved carrier of the youth welfare service organisation. In 2006, the association was founded and took over tasks in the context of public youth welfare, for example the accompaniment and support of children, young people and families in conflicts and problematic life situations. The motivation of the founding members is "build bridges" to make new goals attainable for young people.
Doreen Hertrampf and Jana Lemke are currently part of the Mother Nature's researchers team. Mother Nature's researchers team.
MURAL MORAL - COLOR SPACE ASSOCIATION - HUNGARY
The Colour-Space Association of Pécs had been created by the cooperation of youth workers and professionals on community development, with the aim to empower disadvantaged groups of young people, to promote voluntary work and improve the national and international professional cooperation. The association has experience with different kind of women groups, specialized on working with women living with difficulties: strenghten young women prisoners with community arts or community building activities in Pécsbánya, Pécs. The goal is served by community arts (mural painting, theatre, movement, music, media, other visual techniques) and non-formal educational methods, trainings, and spreading materials about our work.
Krisztina Katona and Eszter Laslo are currently part of the Mother Nature's researchers team. Mother Nature's researchers team.