Agroecology and Permaculture Fund
Apply for one of 20 fully funded places on any workshop on the New Economy Programme.
Are you part of an enterprise or project using agroecology or permaculture models for food, farming, or forestry? Interested in new training opportunities to take it to the next stage? We've partnered with the ethical cosmetic retailer Lush
to offer 20 fully funded places on Stir to Action’s New Economy Programme
in Newcastle, Bradford, London, Bristol, and Plymouth.
You can apply if:
If you live rurally and require support to travel to a workshop, we have a £500 travel expenses fund. After applying, email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org
is an approach to agriculture and to meeting people’s need for food which gives particular attention not only to the important goal of productivity but also and equally to the goals of sustainability, resilience, and equity.
is a design science grounded in natural patterns and rhythms. Permaculture provides a set of ethics and principles which allows designers to create or participate in systems, whether that’s social systems or ecosystems, in a way which “works with nature, not against nature.”
Who are Lush?
invent, manufacture, and retail fresh handmade cosmetics. A beauty company with a campaigning heart, Lush operates a strict policy against animal testing and lead the cosmetics industry in combating over-packaging by developing products that can be sold ‘naked’ to the consumer.