Sawah Bali

A group called Sawah Bali is boosting economic activity in rural areas, and protecting farmland and traditional lifestyles in Bali. Their economic stimulus program revolves around saving agriculture by promoting organic farming, permaculture and improved business practices. … Continue reading →

Eco-Village Sustainable Communities (summary of ‘A New We’)

“Now more than ever before people all over the planet are seeking new sustainable models for living. EcoVillages and ecological communities have been emerging as a viable alternative where people can live together in cooperation and harmony with the natural … Continue reading →

2015 Ashden International Award winners

SteamaCo – International Gold Award and Ashden Award for Business Innovation “Lake Victoria’s fishing villages and other rural communities in Kenya are benefiting from clean light and power for the first time, thanks to renewable energy micro-grids. Using the natural … Continue reading →