Permaculture in New Zealand (PiNZ) Brochure

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Per mac ul t ur ei nNewZeal and( Pi NZ)i s ag r owi ng net wor k of per mac ul t ur e pr ac t i t i oner s ,t eac her sandent hus i as t s i nAot ear oaNewZeal and. Pi NZ i si nc r eas i ng t he i mpac t and r es i l i enc eofper mac ul t ur ebyf os t er i ng oppor t uni t i esf orl ear ni ng ,net wor ki ng and pr ac t i c e;pr omot i ng t he mahiof per mac ul t ur al i s t s ; and f ac i l i t at i ng c ol l abor at i on. Pi NZi sbr i ng i ngpeopl et og et hers ot hat wemayc ol l ec t i v el yr eal i s eamor ej us t andbeaut i f ul wor l d.


Whati sPer macul t ur e? Per mac ul t ur ei saboutr ec onnec t i ngwi t ht hewor l dar oundus , honour i ngt her el at i ons hi psofl i f eandev ol v i nghumans y s t emst o ex i s ti nhar monywi t hwi derec os y s t ems .I ti nv ol v esl ear ni ngf r om t hepat t er nsandr el at i ons hi psoft henat ur al wor l dt oc ons c i ous l y des i g nr eg ener at i v es y s t emst hatpr ov i def orl oc al humanneeds . Per macul t ur eEt hi cs&Pr i nci pl es : Cr eat i v el yus e &r es pond t oc hang e

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WhatdoesPi NZdo? Per mac ul t ur ei nNew Zeal and( Pi NZ)i sc ont r i but i ngata nat i onall ev elt os oc i aland ec ol og i c alr eg ener at i on, v i t al i t yandabundanc e. Pi NZ: Gener at esandmai nt ai ns c ol l abor at i onand net wor ki ngi nf r as t r uc t ur e eg . webs i t e, member s hi p dat abas e, news l et t er , bi or eg i onal c ont ac t s ;

Ov er s ees Per mac ul t ur eeduc at i on i nAot ear oa( t hr oug ht he Per mac ul t ur eEduc at i on Gui l d) , of f er sT eac her Af f i l i at i on&Di pl omas ;

di nat esands uppor t s Coor t heAnnual Per mac ul t ur e Hui ;

Suppor t sper mac ul t ur e i ni t i at i v es‘ ont heg r ound’ ;

Enc our ag esands uppor t s Bi or eg i onal Hui and ev ent s ;

Communi c at eswi t h i nt er nat i onal Per mac ul t ur eor g ani s at i ons ;

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Suppor t swi des pr ead s oc i opol i t i c al t r ans i t i on.

T her ealac t i onc omesf r om wi t hi nt heMember s hi pof Pi NZt hepeopl ewhoar e‘ ont heg r ound’ s uppor t i ngt hei r c ommuni t i es . T heor g ani s at i onasawhol ei ss t ewar dedby t hePi NZCounc i l ag r oupofmember swhov ol unt eert hei r t i met owar dac hi ev i ngt heobj ec t i v esl i s t edabov e.


MEMBERSHI P

Per macul t ur ei n New Zeal and i s an I nc or por at ed Soc i et y wi t h Char i t abl e St at us , whi c h means i tr el i es on member s hi p and donat i ons t or emai nf i nanc i al l yr obus tand ac hi ev ei t s obj ec t i v es . Byj oi ni ngPi NZ,y ouar e: St r eng t heni ngPi NZasanor g ani s at i onandhel pi ngPi NZr eac h oug ht hewebs i t e, news l et t er s , c our s esand awi deaudi enc et hr ev ent s ; Bel ong i ngt oawi des pr eadnat i onal net wor kofc hang emak er s ; Coc r eat i ngt hedi r ec t i onofPi NZ( asadec i s i onmak eratAGMs ) ; Net wor ki ngwi t hl i k emi ndedpeopl ec ommi t t edt os oc i al and ec ol og i c al r eg ener at i on; Supor t i ngt het r ans i t i ont owar damor ej us tands us t ai nabl e s oc i et y . Y oual s ogetacces st o: Di s c ount st ot heNat i onal Per mac ul t ur eHui t heannual s howc as eandc el ebr at i onofPer mac ul t ur eg oodnes sf r om ar oundAot ear oa; and T heabi l i t yt opr omot ey ourc our s es , ev ent s , opor t uni t i esandj obs ont hePi NZwebs i t e. Annual Member s hi pf eesar eonas l i di ngs c al ef r om: $25t o$100pery ear . Y ouar eenc our ag edt oc ont r i but ewhat ev eri sappr opr i at e f ory ourc i r c ums t anc es .

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