GEN Africa Council member, GEN Regional Representative
Mugove's academic background is in Environmental Education with a Master of Education from Rhodes University in South Africa in this field. He worked for 14 years at various levels in the education sector in Zimbabwe, and since 1996 he has been a Permaculture teacher, Project Manager and Environmental Activist. His Permaculture teaching experience and environmental activism has been specialized on working with school communities. The geographical coverage of his footprint includes Zimbabwe, Malawi, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Mozambique, Ethiopia, South Africa, Namibia and Madagascar. From 2011 Mugove added Ecovillage Design Education (EDE) to the package of training services that he offers. He is currently engaged with ecovillage initiatives in Zambia and Malawi.
Site content by Mugove Walter Nyika
- Date: 6 – 25 August 2017
- Language: English
- Location: Kasisi Agricultural Training Centre, Lusaka, Zambia
The Ecovillage Development Programme inspires communities not only to adapt to Climate Change but also to improve their quality of life and lift them towards resilience. GEN inspires local authorities and governments to include ecovillage development programmes in their strategies for the implementation of SDGs and the Paris Climate Agreement.We have learned that, while there is no one way of being an ecovillage, there are 3 core practises shared by all:Being rooted in local … Read more