Jan Martin Bang was born in Oslo, Norway, and grew up in England. In 1984 he moved to Israel where he was a co-founder of the Israeli Permaculture Association. In 2000 he moved to Camphill Solborg in Norway. Jan has a diploma in Permaculture and is an active member of the Norwegian Permaculture Association.
Permaculture looks for patterns embedded in our natural world as inspiration for designing solutions. It is a philosophical, spiritual, and practical approach to the use of land, integrating microclimate, functional plants, animals, soils, water management, and human needs into an intricately connected, highly productive system.
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