Module 16 – Ecological Design

Chiang Mai, N Thailand

(Supawut Boonmahathanakorn)

Module Description:

In this module the concept of ‘design’ has been expanded to be ‘co-created design with nature’, including not only physical aspects of community but also core values about the purpose of life.  Participants will also inquire into forms of human relationships with each other and with nature, and economic practices that will enhance wellbeing of all.  Based on a real traditional village in Northern Thailand, the facilitator, community and participants will co-create a vision of this village as an ecovillage as well as co-designing a process of how to achieve that sustainable vision.

Learning Goal

To learn deep knowledge of permaculture design and co-create the ecological designs with nature

Learning Outcomes

         Participants will:

  1. be able to communicate with nature and community people
  2. be aware of careful planning, sharing of resources and working with nature
  3. be able to apply permaculture ethics and principles in redesigning the sites


Permaculture Design Principles.

Deep Green Permaculture.