Wanted: Members/Participants wanted for forming Rural Intentional Community and Land Back Initiative
Community: Coopérative de Solidarité Biblioterre
Location: Algonquin Traditional Territory/ Outaouais, Quebec (near Wakefield / Ottawa-Gatineau)
Biblioterre is currently seeking new members, and independent, Indigenous project leaders from across the Algonquin Nation
We are a “land-library” cooperative called Biblioterre — a friend-group of Settler-Canadian-identifying environmentalists (farmers, gardeners, arborists, social workers, activists, carpenters, teachers, health practitioners, etc.), residing in unceded Algonquin territory within the Canadian state provinces of Quebec and Ontario. Our intention is to manage an inclusive and accessible landbase for diverse projects, and for people who share in our principles of Equitability, Natural Responsibility, Holistic Health, and Indigenous Allyship.
Coopérative de Solidarité Biblioterre is seeking people who wish to build meaningful connections with land, nature, food, shelter, and each other. Biblioterre is in the process of purchasing a piece of land in the traditional territory of the Algonquin Anishinabeg, near the Te-nagàdino-zÌbi a.k.a. the Gatineau River. With 1/2 of the land Biblioterre is planning to build an eco-village/intentional community. In respect of this traditional territory, Biblioterre is planning to make 1/2 of the land available for Algonquin-led (status or non-status) initiatives.
Biblioterre intends to bridge between Rural and Urban communities, and to involve members and participants who:
For membership in Biblioterre, we are seeking people who identify as B.I.P.O.C. We will also be designing and holding space for people with disabilities, as well as folks from the transgendered community. Biblioterre is looking for new members who are inspired by:
For participants in the Algonquin sovereign space / Land Back initiative, we are seeking Algonquin project-leaders who have ideas on how the land can bring benefits to their communities. Biblioterre would love to support, for example:
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Coopérative de Solidarité Biblioterre
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Nov 6 2020 ID: 56877