Cloughjordan Ecovillage is a learning community, a destination for learning-by-doing and action research into sustainability, resilience, community living and rural regeneration. We have many workshops, courses and events taking place throughout the year. Download a pdf of the full programme here: EcovillageProgramme 2017 – New events are also added regularly so please check back on the Ecolearn and events pages or follow us on facebook.

Learning Alliance

The Learning Alliance is a network of learning providers based in or around Cloughjordan Ecovillage, coordinated by the Ecovillage Education, Research and Training group. The aim is to develop Cloughjordan as a learning campus and build a coherent identity that helps reinforce and strengthen each of the individual offerings.

The Alliance which is made up of ecovillage members or residents with an education offering include:


RED Gardens

Cultivate Living and Learning

Cloughjordan Community Farm

Cloughjordan Arts


Riot Rye (Wood fired Bakery)

Smallholding Ireland

Voluntary Services International

The Makery

The School of Natural Building

Master Composter

Finding Hope in Dark Times – Ecology

Justice and Spirituality Workshops

NICER Training

Community Conscious

Cloughjordan CoHousing


Renewable Energy Experience