Kotare Village and Community Development – Your New Zealand Opportunity

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To confidently face the many challenges that the future holds for us, we need new models for living lightly on Earth and for building resilience into our communities. We can’t expect that we can merely change our intentions and the existing economic, physical and social structures will magically serve our new intentions with ‘green’ add-ons…. Read more »

Laying the Groundwork for a New Intentional Community in New Zealand

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Shifts and Closures The Koanga Institute originally developed out of a mission to save heritage seeds in New Zealand. Over a period of 20 years it has built up a national collection of over 700 varieties, which are regularly grown out, distributed and maintained. For most of the last 20 years this was done just… Read more »