About PINA

PINA is a professional organization designed to support students and experienced
practitioners of permaculture in North America and Hawaii. Grounded in permaculture
ethics and principles, PINA is structured as an association of regional permaculture
hub organizations working together.
PINA’s goals are:
• To raise and maintain professional standards in permaculture design, teaching,
and additional permaculture disciplines.
• To support permaculture education through a certifying process that recognizes
achievement and excellence.
• To provide a structure for communication among Permaculture Design Course
(PDC) graduates.
Graduates of the Permaculture Design Course are welcome to apply to PINA for diploma

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