The Global Ecovillage Network Ghana (GEN-GHANA) is a Ghanaian Ecovillage Association, promoting social resilience, food security, environmental protection and restoration of nature through the concept of ecovillages as models for sustainable human settlements.
GEN-GHANA is legally registered, established as a non-profit body under the relevant laws of Ghana, namely the Company’s Code of 1963, Act 179.
GEN Ghana is spearheaded by a board of Trustees, a management team and members all over
Ghana. Members include ecovillages, intentional communities, learning centers, permaculture projects, transitioning traditional communities transitioning into ecovillages, ecologically minded individuals (GEN Ambassadors), transition towns and civil society organizations and institutions that are promoting ecovillages as models for sustainable development among others.
Ghana is a member of GEN Africa www.gen-africa.org and GEN International www.ecovillage.org – a UN ECOSOC accredited NGO.