GEN Europe National Networks gathering at Sunny Hill

Between 17th and 20th of January over 40 representatives of Global Ecovillage Network gathered at Sunny Hill to discuss the role of ecovillages in changing world and create new common projects in the area of youth, revitalisation of rural areas and climate action.

Young representatives called Next GEN have joined the meeting for the first time. Connection between younger and older generations, inclusion of youth in the GEN Europe structure and transmission of experience between age groups was discussed.

Besides serious work there was enough opportunities for fun and casual conversations, that have helped to build new connections and strengthen ties between ecovillagers from South and North, East and West.

Participating countries: Finland, Sweden, Ukraine, Denmark, Netherlands, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, UK, Scottland, Croatia, Slovenia.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: