Sporos Regeneration Institute runs a permaculture and regenerative agriculture educational farm in the Deepee area of Lesvos.
They provide free, high quality courses on permaculture and similar topics to asylum seekers and locals, both children and adults. Through this work, we facilitate environmental improvement, economic development, and most importantly, social acceptance and integration on the frontlines of a crisis that has caused deep division and tension in the community. Both refugees and locals alike suffer from the current situation, and relations have deteriorated. This project helps to heal these relationships, while also healing the surrounding environment.
Sporos’ main projects include:
- EcoHub, a therapeutic community garden located at One Happy Family community center where visitors come