Muneeb Bin Yousuf 's Profile
- Joined: 08/02/2012
- Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
- Climate Zone: Wet Tropical
- Gender: Male
(projects i'm involved in)
Melacca / Merlimau, MY
My Permaculture Qualifications
About Muneeb Bin Yousuf
Has formal education in Mechatronics Engineering and went into sales of corporate trainings as a means to enter the business world. Went on to complete Masters in Business Management specializing in Strategic Management.
While realizing the destruction being caused around the world, also researched into money and realized the unsustainable nature of the financial system due to exponential growth required by the interest.
Found out about local currencies used by Permaculture groups around the world and decided to join the introduction to Permaculture course led by Giovanni Galluzzo. Immediately joined a community circle which was in the midst of starting sustainable community farm / eco-village.
Completed the Permaculture Design Certificate course taught by Mustafa Fatih Bakir in Malaysia in January 2012.
Have been organizing the Permaculture Design Certificate Courses with Giovanni Galluzzo since 2013 taught by Mustafa Fatih Bakir, Rhamis Kent and Alex McCausland.
Have also been involved with small scale consultancy and permablitz for creating vegetable gardens in urban setting.
Mainly working towards setting up a community farm / eco-village and involved in developing polyculture fruit forest, zone planning for the farm and aspects of goat and chicken farms.
Mainly motivated to work towards building agri-based sustainable businesses and establishing groups to train and develop the human resources to create local food security for long run.
Currently also pursuing a Phd to develop local sustainable community currencies.
He lives with his wife and two daughters in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia and plans to move to the community farm when possible.