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Sustainability initiatives[edit]

Initiatives by topic[edit]

Community energy[edit]

Wind power in Portugal - wikipedia:Renewable energy in Portugal

Community involvement[edit]

Cascais participatory budget, 2011 - 2017

Cycling activism[edit]

Critical Mass bicycle rides in Portugal

Education for sustainability[edit]

Centro de Educação Ambiental, Torres Vedras

Environment quality[edit]

ClairCity, Eu project about air pollution and CO2 emissions in cities, putting the power in the hands of residents to determine the best local solutions.

Food activism[edit]

Solar cooking resources in Portugal


The People Who Share - Portugal

News and comment[edit]


Climate Change Related Drought Bakes the Iberian Peninsula, Nov 10 [1]

Arid land to a fertile Eden: permaculture lessons from Portugal, Mar 7 [2]


Tem um projecto para Portugal? Há três milhões no primeiro Orçamento Participativo nacional, Jul 18 [3]

Portugal ran on renewable energy alone for four days, May 16 [4]


Lisbon ShareFest Brings Together the Portuguese Sharing Community, May 8 [5]


Pioneering Portugal has radically reduced its dependence on fossil fuels. This year nearly half of its electricity will come from renewable sources, August 20 [6]



Interwiki links[edit]

Wikipedia: Portugal

External links[edit]

Tamera is a peace research village with the goal of becoming "a self-sufficient, sustainable and duplicable communitarian model for nonviolent cooperation and cohabitation between humans, animals, nature, and Creation for a future of peace for all." It is also often called a "healing biotope". Literally translated, "biotope" simply means a place where life lives. In Tamera, however, "healing biotope" is also described as a "greenhouse of trust", "an acupuncture point of peace", and "a self-sufficient future community". It is located on 335 acres (1.36 km2) in the Alentejo region of southwestern Portugal. W

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  2. The Guardian
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