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The 2nd North American Permaculture Convergence is scheduled for September 14-18, 2016 at the Solar Living Institute in Hopland, California. NAPC II will be held in conjunction with the Northern California Permaculture Convergence (NCPC) which will be held concurrently on September 16-18 on the same site.

Towards a Racially Inclusive Permaculture Community

During the first North American Permaculture Convergence (NAPC) in August 2014, self-organized people of color (POC) and white allies (Allies) identified a need to address issues of race and racism within the permaculture movement. After meeting separately as a POC and Allies caucuses, the groups came together and endorsed the various points as powerful requests of all leaders and practitioners…


The Working Groups were one of the most dynamic parts of NAPC.  They formed at the Friday morning opening circle.  Some groups met only once but most of them met multiple times. Some involved up to 50 people and others were small.  At the closing circle, a representative from most of the working groups gave a brief report.  This was…