We did two Amazing interviews with Monique Wijn, from clips and ecovillages network the Netherlands. We will broadcast it in one of our radio programs about the living village festival.
The next Broadcast from the living village festival will be upcomming Tuesday the 4th of September With Monique Wijn.
Archive version english interview:
Archief versie Nederlands Interview:
We will Broadcast this special about eco villages network and Clips because in the end of this week there will be a conference about Ecovillages in the Netherlands.
This Special will tell more about that as well.
We start the Dutch Broadcast at 8 pm followed with some english items and we will share the English interview with Monique Wijn from Ecovillages Network The Netherlands at 9 pm!!
Both are different, so if you used to multi languages, after part one you can also join our English Broadcast with Monique Wijn! The English part will be longer and about more subjects related to ecovillages network.
In the Dutch Broadcast there will also be a short interview Lotte en Lau did with two visitors of the festival Flora and Olaf who will tell something about there Van and there transitionprocess and the visit to this amazing festival.
And we will share a dutch interview about rocket stoves with lauriano from www.rocketstove.store
and he will tell some things about his personal journey through ecovillages and traveling and working together in an english interview.
and we will share a short english interview with Surabhi about yoga.
” Monique Wijn is educator and trainer in permaculture and ecovillage tools and methods. Since 2011 she followed trainings and visited ecovillages and permaculture projects around Europe. She is trained in deep sharing – Forum (Tamera, Portugal 2011), Dragon Dreaming and empowered fundraising (John Croft, Hungary 2012), social permaculture, the Heroes Journey (Findhorn 2014), Deep Ecology (Johanna Macy in Sieben Linden 2013), – Sociocracy (Dutch Sociocratic Institute, 2014), Permaculture Teachers Training (Friland, Denmark 2014, Way of Council (Han Delissen 2015) and Deep Democracy (Max and Ellen Schupmann, Amsterdam 2017).
She is co-founder and board member of the Dutch Ecovillage Network, GEN Netherlands (http:/www.ecodorpennetwerk.nl, 2015), where she organises the summer and winter national meeting, the yearly festival and and the 3-4 yearly newsletter. She is international representative of GEN-NL in Europe and Dutch representative and co-coördinator of the CLIPS project, the Erasmus+ partnership in developing trainings for starting communities (CLIPS, http://clips.gen-europe.org, 2015-2017). Since 2015 she has given several CLIPS presentations and workshops, both in Netherlands, Germany, Spain and Sweden.
Monique works as permaculture designer and educator. She is a graduated biologist, permaculturist and nutritionist (vegan rawfood). Since 2002 she has her own company ‘The Goddess edible landscape’, where she focuses on edible wild plants, perennial vegetables, and seed cultivation and gives regular workshops on these topics. She works as permaculture designer and designed several permaculture gardens and food forests in the north of Netherlands. Her latest design are two ecological off-the-grid hobbit-houses and a yurt-shaped glasshouse, which have been build in 2016 and 2017 in Drenthe, Netherlands. (http://www.degodin.nl).
As a seed saver she is co-founder and president of the Northern Seeds Network, that organises large Seed&Plant Swop festival, with a website and regular newsletter (http://noordelijkzadennetwerk.nl/website/).
Since 2012 she was part of several international partnerships, the ‘European Permaculture Teachers’ partnership (http://permateachers. eu/nl/, 2012-2014) and the ‘Future of Food’ (http://fof.gaiaysofia.com, 2013-2015) and
She is very inspired to create a sustainable, fair world, reconnecting with one self, each other and the earth. Learning how to live and co-create together with each other and nature is her mission and passion.
Be welcome!! You can join us in the live broadcast by using the listen live button on our website!