Planning is underway for the next International Permaculture Conference and Convergence, IPC 9, which will be in Africa in October & November, 2009. The Coordinator of IPC 9 is Mugove Walter Nyika of the Regional Schools and Colleges Permaculture (RESCOPE) Programme, in Malawi.
IPC9 Dates Announced:
- PDC Course (IPC9c), Harare, Zimbabwe, 11-23 October, 2009
- Conference (IPC9a), Pretoria, South Africa, 26-28 October, 2009
- Convergence (IPC9b), Mulanje, Malawi, 2-7 November, 2009
- Site Tours (IPC9d), 8-20 November, 2009
The proposed theme for IPC 9 is "Designing solutions for a sustainable future".