Ecograf Association was founded in 2012 from the informal group of ReArt workshop. The mission of Ecograf is to promote the sustainable and environmental urban and rural lifestyle with creative recycling art, non-formal educational workshops and gardening.
Our main goal is the promotion of local products and food, healthy lifestyle, share economy and keep the natural, built, gatronomical, agricultural, social and cultural values and traiditons. Our target group is mostly formed by youngsters from 12 to 30 years, but we work with people without age limit.
The Ecograf Association has two venues one in Pécs and other in Szaporca.
We work both in urban and rural area. In Pécs city in cooperation with SmArt Association we manage the ’A Klub’ an open community lifestyle and creative space. In Szaporca village we manage the ’Cifraház’ creative community rural workshop with farming and handcraft. The Association organise several recycling creative art, environmental and global education workshop.
Workshops we have done: sewing, herbal knowledge, yoga, handmade cosmetics, creative recycling workshops and volunteering on farms.
We do eco groups, drama, assertive communication trainings. We organise clothes exchange and garage market and presentations with invited guests about the topic of sustainable social and environment.
We are self enterpreneurs, one part is doing ecodesign clothes and jewelleries under ’Licorice’ brand. Besides, we are in partnership with the Volunteer Centre Of Baranya County , their volunteers used to help us on our programmes. Ecograf Association also cooperate with NGO’s working with roma communities.
We are open to cooperate with NGO’s work on creativity, environmental protection, rural and urban development, art, farming, recycling, non-formal education. The members of Ecograf Association are artist, project manager, project coordinator, community developer, sociologist, psichologist,designer. We have wide range of knowledge what we would offer for the volunteers as learning opportunities.