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July 25th 2017:Designing a new town through permaculture

Our guests this week are Franko Goehse, Head of Fumba Town Service Centre, and Bernadette Padua-Kirsch, Landscaping Manager for Fumba Town Service Centre in Zanzibar, Tanzania. Fumba Town is a new town development on Zanzibar that is explicitly and consciously designed and developed around the permaculture principles of Earth Care, People Care, and Fair Share. Please join us as we discuss this fascinating effort that thoughtfully seeks to address all 5 capitals of a regenerative community - Natural, Manufactured, Financial, Human and Social.

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Bernadette Padua-Kirsch

Bernadette Padua-Kirsch is Landscaping Manager for Fumba Town Development (FTD) and Managing Director of the Practical Permaculture Institute of Zanzibar. She grew up in the Philippines and studied Agriculture at the Univ of the Philippines. Living in South America for 12 years, she found her passion for cooking. This led to a culinary degree in Germany where she established a catering business and cooking school near Lake Konstanz. In 2013 she visited Africa, planning only to stay 3 months. Nearly 4 years later she’s still there. In 2015 Bernadette started a school in Moshi, Tanzania for poor young women to study hospitality management. During this time she was introduced to permacul
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Franko Goehse

Franko Goehse is head of the Fumba Town Service Centre, which oversees all the services for the new town. Born in East Germany, Franko escaped, swimming the Danube River to freedom. He studied culinary arts in Leipzig and spent 24 years working and owning gourmet restaurants in Germany and South Africa, where he moved in 1996. His passion for good food led him to organic farming, then to permaculture. Franko incorporates permaculture into everything he does. He built the now well-acclaimed Africa Amini Maasai Lodge in Ngabobo, Tanzania. He also helped build a hospitality management school for young girls in Moshi with his partner Bernadette Kirsch. In 2015 Franko moved to Zan
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