Community-led initiatives in Poland

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Overview

Transition in Poland

Main page: Transition in Poland

The Transition Network lists 1 initiative in Poland.[1]

Permaculture in Poland

Main page: Permaculture in Poland

Ecovillages in Poland

Main page: Ecovillages in Poland

The Global Ecovillage Network (GEN) lists 4 projects in their database. This number is however only reflecting the projects that have registered themselves on the database. The ecovillage database contains ecovillage projects of all sizes and in all stages of development.[2]

The ecovillages in Poland are organized in the Polish Ecovillage Network (WAS).[3]

WAS is part of the Baltic Ecovillage Network (BEN), an association connecting projects around the Baltic Sea which is operated by a board of 11 board members from its different membership countries.

WAS is also a full member of GEN-Europe, the European branch of the Global Ecovillage Network.

Community Energy in Poland

Main page: Community energy in Poland

Solidarity Economy in Poland

Main page: Solidarity economy in Poland

Community Food Production in Poland

Main page: Community Food Production in Poland

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) in Poland

According to URGENCI, the International Network for Community Supported Agriculture, the first CSA in Poland was established in 2012. The URGENCI report "Overview of Community Supported Agriculture in Europe" names 8 farms supporting 11 consumer groups, which are providing for up to 800 people in 2015. The CSA movement in Poland is developing quickly according to Marta Sylla from Wroclaw University of Environmental and Life Sciences.[4]

Other(s)

Collaboration with Local Government

Intersections and Interactions

References

  1. https://transitionnetwork.org/transition-near-me/initiatives/. Accessed on June 10th 2018
  2. https://ecovillage.org/projects. Accessed on May 23rd 2018
  3. https://gen-europe.org/about-us/national-networks/index.htm. Accessed on May 24th 2018
  4. Volz, P., Weckenbrock, P., Cressot, N. & Parot, J. European CSA Research Group (2016): Overview of Community Supported Agriculture in Europe. https://urgenci.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Overview-of-Community-Supported-Agriculture-in-Europe.pdf. Accessed on June 7th 2018