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:
Practical Permaculture Design Course for Educators
Annual holiday camps and cultural festivals for children and youth
Follow up training sessions on food processing and action for natural medicine.
Celebrations of local and international environmental and cultural days.
Earth building workshop
The Youth Camp and Kids Camp
Action for Natural Medicine (ANAMED) Workshop
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.
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.
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