I have been researching about ecovillages in the University since 2011. I have a PhD in Sustainable Development (UnB), and an MS in Social Psychology (USP). You can find my publications in https://brasilia.academia.edu/RRoysen. I’m very much inspired by the personal and collective transformation power of community and I love to share my knowledge through lectures, workshops, and writings. I live with my 8-year-old daughter in Ecoaldeia Aratikum, an ecovillage located in Instituto Biorregional do Cerrado (IBC), in Alto Paraíso de Goiás, Brazil (https://www.biorregional.eco.br/).
Primary interests: Social; Culture
Site content by Rebeca Roysen
On October 11, 2018, thirteen undergraduate students from University of Brasilia visited Instituto Biorregional do Cerrado (IBC) for a day of activities. The students are attending “Interdisciplinary Studies of Cerrado” and came from varied courses: biology, economy, psychology, environmental sciences, and chemistry, among others. They were all very excited with the experience. It was the first time they visited an ecovillage.In the morning, they learned a little about the concept of … Read more