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Bill Mollison and Geoff Lawton are coming to Istanbul, the ancient city flanking the strait of Bosphorus – the edge between continents, climates and cultures – to deliver a PDC (Permaculture Design Certificate) course. This is the first event bringing the two legendary permaculture teachers together in the Northern Hemisphere. The full 72-hour PDC course starts on the 21st of November and ends on the 4th of December 2010.

During this two week course, you will gain an understanding of Permaculture theory, building your knowledge of all the necessary aspects to become fully conversant with Permaculture design. By the end of the course, you will be able to confidently create your first Permaculture design plan.

For details:
http://permacultureturkey.org/en/?page_id=80

Get course brochure in pdf format:
http://permacultureturkey.org/en/wp-content/uploads/PDC_Istanbul_en.pdf
7 years ago
Bill Mollison and Geoff Lawton are coming to Istanbul, the ancient city flanking the strait of Bosphorus – the edge between continents, climates and cultures – to deliver a PDC (Permaculture Design Certificate) course. This is the first event bringing the two legendary permaculture teachers together in the Northern Hemisphere. The full 72-hour PDC course starts on the 21st of November and ends on the 4th of December 2010.

Since the first Permaculture Design Course was offered in 1972, people from widely diverse backgrounds and interests have graduated. Farmers, ranchers, landowners, foresters, landscape designers, architects, builders, planners, developers, accountants, financiers, bankers, publishers, attorneys, aid workers, educators, environmentalists and high school students have all brought Permaculture techniques into their homes, businesses and communities. This course is for anyone interested in gaining practical skills and perspective for sustainable living and productivity.

During this two week course, you will gain an understanding of Permaculture theory, building your knowledge of all the necessary aspects to become fully conversant with Permaculture design. By the end of the course, you will be able to confidently create your first Permaculture design plan.

For details:
http://permacultureturkey.org/en/?page_id=80

Get course brochure in pdf format:
http://permacultureturkey.org/en/wp-content/uploads/PDC_Istanbul_en.pdf
7 years ago
Bill Mollison and Geoff Lawton are coming to Istanbul, the ancient city flanking the strait of Bosphorus – the edge between continents, climates and cultures – to deliver a PDC (Permaculture Design Certificate) course. This is the first event bringing the two legendary permaculture teachers together in the Northern Hemisphere. The full 72-hour PDC course starts on the 21st of November and ends on the 4th of December 2010.

During this two week course, you will gain an understanding of Permaculture theory, building your knowledge of all the necessary aspects to become fully conversant with Permaculture design. By the end of the course, you will be able to confidently create your first Permaculture design plan.

For course details:
http://permacultureturkey.org/en/?page_id=80

get course bruchure in pdf format:
http://permacultureturkey.org/en/wp-content/uploads/PDC_Istanbul_en.pdf
7 years ago
Permaculture Design Certificate Course with Bill Mollison and Geoff Lawton in Istanbul

Bill Mollison and Geoff Lawton are now coming to Istanbul to meet their students from Europe and Middle East. The Permaculture Design Certificate course starts at 21st November and finishes at 4th of December.

For course details:
http://permacultureturkey.org/en/?page_id=80

get course brochure in pdf format:
http://permacultureturkey.org/en/wp-content/uploads/PDC_Istanbul_en.pdf
7 years ago
Permaculture Design Certificate Course with Bill Mollison and Geoff Lawton in Istanbul

PDC (Permaculture Design Certificate) Course:
The Permaculture Design Certificate course is an internationally-recognized, seventy-two hour course resulting in a Permaculture Design Certificate. It provides an introduction to permaculture design as set forth by movement founder Bill Mollison.

The PDC serves as foundation for further permaculture work and study and is a prerequisite for the Diploma in Permaculture Design, offered through The Permaculture Institute. Credit for this course is now accepted by a growing number of universities around the world. 

To date, thousands of permaculture designers worldwide have been certified through this course, and now comprise a global network of educators, ecological activists who influence major corporations, individuals creating new business alternatives and groups of committed people working together to change the way we view and design into our landscapes.

The course covers sustainable living systems for a wide variety of landscapes and climates. It includes the application of permaculture principles to food production, home design, construction, energy conservation and generation, and explores alternative economic structures and legal strategies supporting permaculture solutions.


The Cirriculum is Based on all Subjects in: “PERMACULTURE: A Designers’ Manual” by Bill Mollison. Students are invited to bring details of their own sites or potential sites to consider during the course.


Topics covered include:

    * Theory and principles of permaculture
    * Methods of design
    * Understanding patterns in nature
    * Water harvesting and management
    * Drought-proofing
    * Trees & their energy transactions
    * Eco-friendly house placement and design
    * Energy efficient architecture
    * Energy conservation techniques for cold climates
    * Earthworks & their use in earth repair
    * Soils
    * Soil rehabilitation and erosion control
    * Organic food production
    * Livestock
    * Aquaculture
    * Ecological pest control
    * Humid tropics
    * The temperate climates
    * Humid cool climates
    * Dry lands
    * Strategies for urban and rural settings
    * Recycling and waste management
    * Right livelihood
    * Catastrophe preparedness and prevention
    * Money and finance
    * Ethical investment
    * Bio regional organisation
    * Legal strategies and trusts
    * Effective working groups
    * Effective aid

For course details:
http://permacultureturkey.org/en/?page_id=80

get course brochure in pdf format:
http://permacultureturkey.org/en/wp-content/uploads/PDC_Istanbul_en.pdf
7 years ago
Hi everyone,

We have started PRI Turkey and giving courses (Introduction to Permaculture) since May.

Here, interest in Permaculture is groving fast.. There is an e-mail group of permies to share everything related with Permaculture.

Within this year there has been several courses with Max O. Lindegger, Steve Read, Penny Livingston, Emet Degirmenci and Mustafa F. Bakir.

Friends from Sineksekiz are is about to publish "Introduction to Permaculture" in Turkish. And we started translating the Desginers' Manual.

Our site, using the pri template is another place to meet for permies.. English version is about to finish. if you wanna take a look just click:
http://permacultureturkey.org/en/
7 years ago
Hi,
Bill Mollison and Geoff Lawton are coming to Istanbul, the ancient city flanking the strait of Bosphorus – the edge between continents, climates and cultures – to deliver a PDC (Permaculture Design Certificate) course. This is the first event bringing the two legendary permaculture teachers together in the Northern Hemisphere. The full 72-hour PDC course starts on the 21st of November and ends on the 4th of December 2010.
During this two week course, you will gain an understanding of Permaculture theory, building your knowledge of all the necessary aspects to become fully conversant with Permaculture design. By the end of the course, you will be able to confidently create your first Permaculture design plan.

for course detail:
http://permacultureturkey.org/en/?page_id=80

for course brochure in pdf format:
http://permacultureturkey.org/en/wp-content/uploads/PDC_Istanbul_en.pdf
7 years ago