Red de Guardianes de Semillas
Red de Guardianes de Semillas
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Commenced:
01/11/2002
Submitted:
08/04/2011
Last updated:
07/10/2015
Location:
Tumbaco, Quito, EC
Phone:
(593 2) 2046 449
Website:
www.redsemillas.org
Climate zone:
Wet/Dry Tropical





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Andrew Ogden Bronwyn White Btina Veith Fernanda  Meneses John Vàsquez Flores marc montti Marcin Gerwin María Luz Cardozo Martin Wray Mateo Roldan Sergio Nicolás Torrego Ville Aho Virginia Gomez
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Red de Guardianes de Semillas

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Rural, Residential, Commercial, Intentional Communities, Community, School Projects, Philanthropic aid, Demonstration, Educational, Permaculture Local Group/ Transition Town Permablitz, Financial Economic, Political

Project Summary

Network of local innovators working in Ecuador and South Colombia.

Project Description

RGS started as a seed exchange network, but over the years has expanded to cover other important areas of ecological development: natural building, communitary economics & commerce, education, forest management, appropriate technologies, etc.

Members create sustainable solutions to their real life problems, then expand them in their communities, then the Network puts those experiences in the media and uses them as material for education. With simple resources, RGS has managed to make social and ecological changes in communities using very little funding.

RGS has now 80 Guardian families exchanging experiencies and more than a thousand informal members using the resources generated by the network. Member families live in the countryside, from the south of Colombia to the south of Ecuador, in 15 provinces, ranging from coastal to highlands to amazonia.

Please visit us at www.redsemillas.org

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Javier Carrera - Admin
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