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Sustainable lifestyles Learning Centre Support.

The project supports the development of the Demo center named Chitubu/ Exaphozini which means ‘spring’ in our native languages. Here various workshops and activities take place in enhancing and teaching sustainable lifestyles. The project promotes sustainable lifestyles trough the use of various methods which involve permaculture and agroecology principles.

 

About The Project

The center aims to be a model in sustainable living and we take pride in advocating for holistic health and providing environmental education. The project focuses on the following activities which are being carried out: 

  1. Practical Permaculture Design Course for Educators

  2. Annual holiday camps and cultural festivals for children and youth

  3. Follow up training sessions on food processing and action for natural medicine.

  4. Celebrations of local and international environmental and cultural days.

  5. Earth building workshop

  6. The Youth Camp and Kids Camp

  7. Action for Natural Medicine (ANAMED) Workshop

  8. Annual Champions Gathering

Find out more about the project activitiers that take place at  SCOPE ZImbabwe's Chitubu/ Exaphozini Centre in the Inspiration of low carbon lifestyles - Sustainable lifestyles learning centre support Project.

Earth Building workshop

Eart Building workshops are held at Chitubu Demo Centre. Earth building ps an alternative and inovative method of building structures using many different materials such as tyres and sacks filled with sand.

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ANAMED ( action for natural medicine) Workshop

The training workshops focus on the processing of medicinal plants and herbs within the food forests and herbariums into ointments, tinctures, herbal teas,herbal soaps and many other products. Workshop participants learn various skills and methods of making medicinal and health products.

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Kids Camp

Each School holiday SCOPE Zimbabwe hosts groups of youths and kids for holiday camps. The holiday camps focus on teaching and enhancing permaculture and life skills knowledge.

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Training of Trainers workshops/ Champions workshop

Stakeholders (Champions) are trained in Permaculture design courses in order to improve implementation of Permacultre in schools. The trained trainers (champions) in turn train schools and communities

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