Last updated: December 15, 2012 (1 year ago)
Listing created on: March 2, 2011

Valdepielagos

(Valdepielagos (Madrid), Spain)

  • Status: Forming
  • Formed: 1995  Established: 2008
  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Open to new Members: No
  • Website address: http://ecoaldeavaldepielagos.org
  • Contact Name: Victor Torre
  • Address:
    C/ Ecoaldea,1
    Valdepielagos (Madrid), 28170
    Spain
  • Visitor Process

    Visitors accepted: Yes
    Escribir un email explicando motivación y disponibilidad a pagar por dormir y comer.

  • Membership Process

    Open to new Members: No

Mission Statement:

Vida en armonía con naturaleza

Community Description:

Ecoaldea donde vivimos 30 familias, con economias separadas. Hacemos teatro para la infancia, clases de yoga, consultoria de impactos ambientales, informatica, etc.
Tenemos diversas comisiones, social, consumo responsable, jardineria, etc.
Hacemos comidas y días de trabajo comunitario.
Tenemos muy buena relacion con la población local.

***English translation added by FIC using Google Translate***

Ecovillage where 30 families live, with separate economies. We make theater for children, yoga classes, environmental impact consulting, information technology.
We have various committees, social, responsible consumption, gardening, etc..
We make meals and days of community service.
We have very good relationship with the local population.

Population

  • Adult Members: 70
  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Open to new Members: No

Social Factors

  • Common Spiritual Practice(s): Eastern
  • Education Style(s): Public Schooling

Government

  • Decision Making: By a Community Leader
  • Identified Leader: No
  • Leadership Core Group: No

Land and Buildings

  • Housing Provided: Yes, for all or most members.
  • Location: Rural, Rural
  • Area: 3 acres
  • Land owned by: Individual community member(s)
  • Current number of residences: 30

Labor and Money

  • Shared Income: Members have completely independent finances
  • Shared Expenses: Little or no share of expenses
  • Required Labor contribution: 0
  • Regular Fee: 0

Diet

  • Shared meals: 1-3 times per month
  • Current food produced: Up to 25%
  • Dietary Choice or Restrictions: Not at all important – people may eat however they individually choose.
  • Dietary Practice: Mostly Vegetarian
  • Alcohol Use: Yes, used occasionally.
  • Tobacco Use: Yes, used seldomly, or ceremoniously.

Community Network or Organization Affiliations

Global Ecovillage Network (GEN)

Keywords

Ecoaldea, teatro para niños, clases de yoga

We happily link to the following organizations, all of whom share our strong commitment to promoting community and a more cooperative world:
Cohousing The Federation of Egalitarian Communities - Communes Coop Community Cooperative Sustainable Intentional North American Students of Cooperation Global Ecovillage Network
Special thanks to the sponsors of our Art of Community Events.