Mission Life Force

International ecocide law expert Polly Higgins has taken the mission to make ecocide a crime into new territory that now enables everyone to take part. She has created an Earth Protectors Trust Fund which has been legally validated across the world, so that anyone can sign up regardless of age or location. Funds gifted when … Continued

FoWO’s 5th Anniversary

Today is the Federation of WWOOF Organisations (FoWO) 5th Anniversary! FoWO started out with 12 member countries and has now grown 45, and also runs WWOOF Independents, which has another 80+ countries on its list. There are around 16,000 WWOOF host farmers and last year around 110,000 WWOOFers visited them around the world! Now that’s … Continued

Local WWOOF Coordinators Meeting in Italy

In October Local Coordinators of WWOOF Italy got together to discuss about networking, regional WWOOF activities, national and international projects. The venue of the gathering was a rural tourism in South Italy, run by a WWOOF host and coordinator of Puglia region. People from all over the country arrived bringing ideas to share, passion, tasty … Continued

LLOOF – the project completed

The making of ‘Living and Learning on Organic Farms’ (LLOOF); two years working on an EU farming project without actually getting dirty hands. WWOOF UK director Nim Kibbler has been involved in this far-reaching project since day one and reflects on its progress and impact.