Permaculture Design South Africa
This platform is run by Permaculture Education Africa, an organisation run by Kent Tahir Cooper and Alex Kruger that provides permaculture based training and consultation. Our main focus is running Permaculture Design Courses, Permaculture Internships and supporting the establishment of permaculture systems around the world.
We know that in time the whole planet is going to be facing unprecedented shortages of water, food, shelter, employment, energy, fuel, but to name a few of our challenges compounded by the rapidly declining effectiveness of the global ecosystem. Permaculture provides us with a way out, a means to design regenerative ecological societies that in the long term provide everything humans need to live harmoniously and abundantly on earth. This is a long journey as much has to be undone before we can rebuild a better sustainable world. We need everyone on board to achieve this and that includes corporate and government and community leaders, NGO’s, in-fact everyone who has an influence on the way our world is modeled. This is not going to happen easily and is going to take a big “WAKE UP” call before people shift out of established patterns and way of life.
Permaculture Deisgn South Africa is an attempt to provide some support in the form of courses, consultations, sustainability services, advice, information and in the longer term, the establishment of an Institute of Permaculture Education leading to localised networks of support.
We hope to witness in our life-time the transition of our planet and our people into a REGENERATIVE culture.