Ökologisch Wirtschaften! e.V.
Rural topic(s): Renewable energy and eco-housing, Rural entrepreneurship and diversification of activities
Web site: http://www.oeko-verein-pellworm.de
Ökologisch Wirtschaften! was founded in 1990 as a non-profit organisation by a group of concerned inhabitants of Pellworm island. Its main activity is the promotion of integrated sustainable island development initiatives.
Scale of intervention : Local
Keywords: renewable energy, organic farming, short food chain, direct selling, agritourism, locally-based economy, diversification of economic activities, island, rural depopulation, job creation, solar energy, wind energy, fish processing, wool processing
Actors: NGO, association
Methods: community-led initiative, programme/project management