Kakwa Ecovillage

Location: McBride, British Columbia, Canada

Role of Youth: to be developed

Age Demographics of Residents:

A very new forming ecovillage of 10 members, 3 members under 30: two adults and a child. Most members are in their 40's with our eldest member at 61.

Programs/Activities for Youth:

Also an organic farm with 540 acres and a host with WWOOF. This last spring through fall Kakwa hosted Woofers from Canada, UK, Sweden, S. Africa, and Japan. Check with them ( for availability. Over the last 2 years Kakwa has hosted several successful alternative summer workshop programs, including: Edible Plants and Herbs of the Forest; DIY Biodiesel; and Ecovillage Design. Check website for the 2006 program to be announced soon!