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I will be running a Permaculture Design Course focusing on the tropics at my beach side property. The course is a practically based PDC
the update covers my experience as a keynote speaker at www.rawfair.com a conference dedicated to naturally grown wines. Organic and Biodynamic were words heard every where ... not Permaculture !!!
The objective was to roll out replicable models that could be used on other sister resorts and within the local communities to reduce the impact of pollution on the environments tourists and travelers come to see world wide.
As Soneva Fushi
Over 4 days fun and serious discussion was had at Soneva Fushi hosting the Six Senses S.L.O.W. L.I.F.E. Symposium. www.slowlifesymposium.com
Friendships were formed with a diverse range of people from actors to Government officials and all having the one
Slow Life Symposium
Highlighting how the tourism industry needs to adapt to climate change, to influence policy change at a ministerial level, to engage leaders in all aspects of travel and tourism in redesigning the industry for sustainable long-term
Permaculture South to North covers a 6 week period of travels where permaculture was planned and not.Read how PC spreads from Melbourne Australia to Waterford in Ireland the United Kingdom. for all photos go to www.permaculturemaldives.blogspot.com
The article is about contributing to documentary on sustainability where i had the opportunity to further promote Permaculture Design and Principles.
For full story with pictures please go to www.permaculturemaldives.blogspot.com
The update comes from a article plublished on Maldivian Traveller web site. They have been reating this site so goes to show what we do is being watched by some and spread to more.
For full article go to
I was interviewed by Isabelle Legeron "That Crazy French Woman " who covers the world making documentaries about natural wine growers and the systems they use. There are 4 interviews where we discuss sustainability and Permaculture design
Looking at the uses advantages and disadvantages of Coconut Fiber as a mulch and nutrient source in the tropics
During a visit to Kihaadhoo Island Maldives I observed traditional sustainable agriculture systems that cover permaculture design in the purist of ways.