Visit to Eco-Village

On Saturday August 25, I visited one of the most amazing places in Moldova, Eco-Village Moldova. It is a sustainable living and community space. The buildings were created using local materials and the inside walls were painted with mineral paint. Straw was tested against reeds for construction; reeds won as they don’t compress as quickly. The village uses many sustainable environmental methodologies including passive solar, permaculture. composting of food waste, compost toilets, solar drying of fruits and veggies, vegetarian meals, and participating in the local economy by buying local food and employing local craftsman. Amazing place and Amazing people!

 


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