Feeding Ourselves Festival in Cloughjordan. Come for the talks and tours. Stay for the food, drinks, music and dancing! #People4Soil

3rd April 2017 Last week, we looked at the growth and success of Ireland’s first eco-village in Cloughjordan, Tipperary. On Saturday and Sunday, Cultivate will be hosting their annual Feeding Ourselves festival at the eco-village. It promises to be a great weekend of good company, food and drink, interesting talks, Read more…

What would a sustainable Dublin look like? Sustainable Cities event explores the future of Ireland’s cities

[cs_content][cs_section parallax=”false” style=”margin: 0px;padding: 45px 0px;”][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][cs_text class=”cs-ta-right”]Image: Justin Byrne 1st November 2016[/cs_text][cs_text]The looming reality of climate change requires a cultural change as immense as that of the Neolithic or Industrial revolutions. But this future is an opportunity Read more…

Ecovillage workshop to explore the potential of a local currency

Ireland’s only ecovillage, Cloughjordan in Tipperary, is to be the venue of an exciting workshop exploring the potential of a cutting-edge local currency technology.

The innovative workshop -‘Blockchain and Sustainable Communities: Potential and Pitfalls’- aims to explore the possible future applications of Blockchain technology – a digital, decentralised currency – in the development and coherence of sustainable communities.