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Gaia Education Training of Trainers Canada

We are no longer taking registration for the course this year. If you are interested in enrolling in the 2020 course, please contact info@ourecovillage.org. Gaia EducationTraining of Trainers Our Training of Trainers course is content rich, action-based, and lead by our most experienced facilitators.  The ToT in Canada will be facilitated by trainers that have…
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September 20, 2018 0

Sustainable Development Goals

We are no longer taking registration for the course this year. If you are interested in taking the SDGs training later, please contact us at info@ourecovillage.org.  The Sustainable Development Goals April 27th – April 28th, 2019 Cost: 120GBP (CAD price depends on exchange rate. Registration being taken through Findhorn Ecovillage) Interested in more? This SDG training…
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January 24, 2018 0

OUR Natural Building

Interested in taking a course in Natural Building? Visit OUR Events page to see our current offerings. What is Natural Building? Natural Building is building structures using materials such as cob, straw bale, natural plasters and timber frame; materials that occur naturally with as little processing as possible. It is the integration of natural resources…
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January 22, 2018 0

2019 Gaia Education Training of Trainers Canada

Gaia EducationTraining of Trainers April 22 – May 2, 2019 Off-Site Cost:  $1244 CAD($950 course + $150 lunches) On-Site Cost: $1479 CAD($950 course + $395 food/accom package) Our Training of Trainers course is content rich, action-based, and lead by our most experienced facilitators.  The ToT in Canada will be facilitated by trainers that have decades of experience in…
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January 18, 2018 0

EDE – Ecovillage and Ecological Living Design Certificate

This course is being reworked due to the COVID-19 virus.Please contact us for more information. At OUR EDE, we will teach you how to design communities and ecovillages as “living community centres” and as adaptation models for climate change and social justice in a new global paradigm.​ The Ecovillage Design Education curriculum was an official…
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January 16, 2018 0

EDUCATION UPDATE – Gracelynn

Gaia Education 1st Training of Trainers (TOT) programme in Canada is coming to OUR Ecovillage in 2018! OUR partnership with Gaia Education is extending to the next level! After offering Ecovillage Design Education Certificate (EDE) for 2 years, we have been invited to be the organizer and venue for the first Training of Trainers (TOT)…
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November 23, 2017 0

SUSTAINABLE WELLNESS UPDATE: Wellness Team

We are so excited to bring functional and integrative medicine to the South Cowichan! With a team of doctors, nurse practitioners, and deep connection body workers….OUR Healing Sanctuary is open once again! Starting this November, OUR Healing Sanctuary is the new clinic of Marigold Functional medicine (Cowichan Valley location), with Functional Medicine Dr. Danièle Behn-Smith…
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November 23, 2017 0

June 2017 Newsletter

Update from OUR ECOVILLAGE Cooperative by Board Chair Brandy Gallagher More than ever we are excited at the shifts and changes that this season has brought us!  As we round the Summer Solstice we celebrate and honour all of those who bring their incredible love and support to OUR Ecovillage Coop in order to keep our…
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June 22, 2017 0

Look Who’s At OUR – And Honor The Shifts And Goodbye’s Newsletter

Well, reports about the arrival of spring have been greatly exaggerated. Cold weather and lots of rain continued to dominate the weather scene this month. But this hasn’t dampened the spirits of the OUR Ecovillagers and volunteers who have been leaning into spring with planting, greenhouse repairs, waste water treatment and deck construction and new…
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April 26, 2017 0

Big Changes As The New Season Unfolds…March 2017 Newsletter

After an unusually long, cold and snowy winter, spring has finally arrived! We are very fortunate that our fruit trees, berry bushes and all site infrastructure more than stood up to the test of such a trial! Incredible gratitude and thanks to OUR winter team and their loving care. Unfortunately, the weather conditions were such that…
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March 24, 2017 0