Community-led initiatives in Lithuania
Transition in Lithuania
Main page: Transition in Lithuania
Permaculture in Lithuania
Main page: Permaculture in Lithuania
Ecovillages in Lithuania
Main page: Ecovillages in Lithuania
The Global Ecovillage Network (GEN) lists 4 projects in their database. This number is however only reflecting the projects that have registered themselves on the database. The ecovillage database contains ecovillage projects of all sizes and in all stages of development.
The ecovillages of Lithuania are part of the Baltic Ecovillage Network (BEN), an association connecting projects around the Baltic Sea which is operated by a board of 11 board members from its different membership countries.
World Cleanup Day in Lithuania
Main page: World Cleanup Day in Lithuania
The national cleanup campaign, called Darom in Lithuania followed shortly after the one in Estonia in 2008. Since then cleanups have been taking place every year.
Community Energy in Lithuania
Main page: Community energy in Lithuania
Solidarity Economy in Lithuania
Main page: Solidarity economy in Lithuania
Community Food Production in Lithuania
Main page: Community Food Production in Lithuania
Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) in Lithuania
According to URGENCI, the International Network for Community Supported Agriculture, there are no real CSA initiatives in Lithuania but 2 organizations similar to it. The first one was started in 2006 and provides for approximately 100 people. According to Deimantė Žigytė from the Baltic Environmental Forum, there is a “high potential for the development of CSA in Lithuania“.
Collaboration with Local Government
- https://ecovillage.org/projects. Accessed on May 23rd 2018
- https://www.mesdarom.lt/ Lithuanian cleanup official website
- Volz, P., Weckenbrock, P., Cressot, N. & Parot, J. European CSA Research Group (2016): Overview of Community Supported Agriculture in Europe. https://urgenci.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Overview-of-Community-Supported-Agriculture-in-Europe.pdf. Accessed on June 7th 2018