Formed: 2001 Established: 2004
This page last updated:9/4/2013
Edinstvo gardens, Kagalnitskiy rayon, Rostov Region,
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Ecovillage was organized by the Non-governmental Environmental Organization "Yav" (Rostov-on-Don, Russian Federation).
It was founded in March 2004. Now 4 to 10 people live there day-to-day in winter and summer, and about 40 sometimes come from Rostov-on-Don and plan to settle in the future.
Ecovillage is located in the Kagalnitskiy district of Rostov Region, 32 kilometers beyond Rostov-on-Don. Every family will have 0.4 - 1.2 hectares of land for making their family home. Most of the settlers are from Rostov-on-Don and Rostov Region of Russia.
There is very good humus soil, good transportation, and very nice country in the area.
Former/Other Names: Yav
This page last updated:9/4/2013
Visitor Process: Visitors will have to contact us and meet with our people in Rostov-on-Don before they visit Ecovillage. All good people are welcome, but please don't come to Ecovillage without our invitation.
Fellowship for Intentional Community
:: GEN - Global Ecovillage Network
Statement of Housing Non-discrimination:
Our community does not discriminate in regards to housing based on race/color, national origin, religion, sex/gender, family status (i.e. having children, not having children, or being pregnant), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, source of income, age, creed, personal appearance, political affiliation, HIV infection, military/veteran status, unfavorable military discharge, gender identity or expression, receiving public assistance, or being the victim of domestic abuse.
Members(adults and children):
By a group of elders or other leaders
Leadership Core Group:
Labor and Money
Members have independent finances
Open to Members with Pre-existing Debt:
(It depends on situation)
(We want our members to take part in Common House construction and other community labor.)
(from $25 per year + some irregular contribution for community needs.)
Land and Buildings
370.7 acres (150.0 hectares)
(actual and reserved)
Land Owned By:
Individual community member(s)
(Gardener's communnity owns common land (roads etc).)
Number of Residences:
(and 3 - 5 under construction. It's about houses where possible live all year. Plus several tens summer houses.)
Percentage of Food Grown:
Share Community Meals:
Dietary Choice or Restrictions:
Diet is up to each individual
Common Spiritual Practices:
:: Private school at the community
:: Private school off the property
:: Public schooled
(Different types of education are possible in the future. Every family has right for home schooling established by Russian law.)
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