On October 30, we welcomed about 90 second-year students from Yuri Gakuin High School to conduct SDGs off-campus learning, and in the morning and afternoon, five courses related to SDGs, “(1) Bamboo cutting experience / Bamboo powder making tour”・ Experience, ② Rice straw weaving experience / 菰 barrel making tour / experience, ③ Tree planting experience (undergrowth cutting and tree planting experience), ④ Field making / harvesting experience (onion seedling planting, edible bean harvesting experience), ⑤ Zazen experience ” We divided into two and conducted hands-on activities. Many of the students had their first experience with each course, and I […]
We received a “NOJIGIKU Award” from Hyogo prefecture. It’s an award towards our volunteer activity. We appreciate all our members who work hard with us always.This award is for all of you!
Women ’s Empowerment Program Retreat in Nature 2020Retreat for women learning from nature“Let’s overcome corona vigorously! Special trial period” In March 2020, we “Women’s Empowerment Committee was preparing for a retreat for women. And, unexpectedly, this Coronavirus happened, but now since some area where the declaration of emergency has been lifted , from June 20 (Saturday) the first women’s retreat in nature will be held. We believe that women will play a major role in the coming era, the new normal after corona which will revolutionize our lives. First of all, we want to make our family and surrounding society […]
We are redeveloping a fallow field! Enjoy nature in our Peace & Nature farm. We make our organic rice with no chemicals for fertilizing, only a natural manure! Join us and learn the traditional way of Japanese rice harvest and work together to promote safe food and the environment together! We set up 2 days this year! Please join us!
NPO Peace & Nature is working to within the Rokko forest, with the aim of harmonizing and reviving nature as part of our SDG efforts. Peace & Nature is near Kinchosan, which is adjacent to the mountain trail that connects Hokura Shrine to Fubukiiwa. At this forest-building activity, we will plant 30 Yamazakura, Yamaboshi and Mitsuba Azalea trees. It is an event where people from various countries work together. Please feel free to join us. [Date] March 7 (Sat) * Cancelled in case of rain (in case of rain, final decision is made at 7:00 am on the 7th)(If March 7 […]
-Companies, students, and NPOs think and act together! ~Peace and Nature will launch a new 2020 SDGs Action Project. This is a project for companies and students to find solutions together for issues (themes) targeting food, agriculture, and the environment. On January 25, we are planning to experience composting at the site (an area rich in nature in Kobe), cutting bamboo on farmland, and restoring eco-houses. The theme of the workshop is food loss. We look forward to your participation.
Our Present Policy on Events and Rice Planting for NPO Corporation Peace & Nature In order to prevent the spread of coronavirus, Hyogo Prefecture has issued “Hyogo Prefecture Coping Policy for “New Coronavirus Infection” on April 7. Therefore, Peace & Nature (P & N) will suspend or postpone all events until June, based on the Hyogo Prefecture’s policy and request. However, during this time, P & N will prepare for new online events using infection prevention measures. P & N activities, such as growing rice and vegetables, depend on the season. There is a concern about food shortages this year, […]
NPO Peace and Nature produces rice without using pesticides in OZO, Kita-ku, Kobe. This year, to prevent the spread of coronavirus, we postponed the rice planting workshop, but considering the recent situation, we would like to schedule it in June. Food shortages are of particular concern this year, and we want to keep growing rice, the staple food of Japan, and provide harvested rice to children and their families who are having trouble eating due to the effects of the new coronavirus. We would like to invite all of you who support us on a regular basis to participate in […]