"Daring greatly means the courage to be vulnerable, it means to show up and be seen. To ask what you need..."
Over the last two years, Kokkoya has had the pleasure to host many of the Yangon community on our productive farm in North Dagon. This success has encouraged us to develop Kokkoya Organics, enabling our expansion in productivity and we envisage increasing engagement with the Yangon community on our new site.
La Boulangerie Française - Yangon is a bakery and pastry training centre. The school provides 16 to 20 month intensive training courses in bakery and pastry to disadvantages Myanmar young adults, aiming at promoting their future social and professional life.
Waste is a big problem everywhere in the world where there are traces of “modern human civilization”. Our city Yangon is not different. Here are some practices that everyone here in Yangon (or elsewhere) can adopt.
Over the last years at Kokkoya, we have had many visitors express a dream to do similar. In particular to live a self-sufficient lifestyle, growing and producing what they need. Living off the land, being connected to nature, seasons etc ..
But this romanticised notion of feeding yourself often overlooks the crucial aspect that it takes a community to feed a community.