International workshop: Festival of Eco-Technologies

09Aug2014
12Aug2014

Creating a platform for the exchange of practical experience in the field of environmentally friendly technologies

At Ecovillage Kovcheg, Russia. Hosted by REEN & SPbU

 

August 9-12th: REEN and students at St Petersburg State University invite the project team to an international confrence on Eco - technologies in the ecovillage Kovcheg, Russia

The aim of the festival - to create a platform for the exchange of practical experience in the field of environmentally friendly technologies available relating to all sides of human life, to advance in the ecovillage, villages, ancestral homes.

The festival is planned to conduct master classes, presentations, open space and round tables on the following topics:

  • Green building (manufacturing log cabins with old technology, adobe houses made of light, etc.);
  • Natural beekeeping;
  • Organic farming and permaculture;
  • Organization of nursery stock;
  • Construction of furnaces;
  • Proper forest management and protection of forests around settlements;
  • Natural detergents and their manufacture;
  • Energy, resource and water conservation;
  • Nature and childcare on the family estate;
  • Folk culture to strengthen relationships within the settlement
  • etc.

Particular attention will be paid at the festival on alternative education and practical experience of teaching children in the settlement: 
At the festival will be organized a permanent playground with a separate children's program and a fun evening program for everyone: games, songs, dances, dances of the world.

For more information see www.gen-russia.ru