Ongoing and Historical Projects Since the Societies inception in February 2005 it has initiated the following projects:
The International School of the Kootenays: a BC Ministry of Education certified Independent High School in Nelson, which merged with SelfDesign Learning Community in 2009 and became the high school program for SelfDesign.
PeaceCamps: a series of youth peace camps held at the Tipi Camp on the east shores of Kootenay Lake.
Fair Trade for Peace Market: held each winter holiday season since 2009.
The Kootenay Art Hive Project: The Kootenay Art Hive was a project to create a mobile art hive for Kootenay communities, to seed the idea of growing Art Hives in our Kootenay region. The project is in a resting/transforming phase.
Veggie Bus Project:initially a project with SelfDesign High, the veggie bus project culminated with a fully converted diesel bus into a vegetable oil burning bus! Much learning happened for youth and adults alike.
Youth Lead the World: this project began as a partnership with SelfDesign High, and is now taking it's next steps with KSLL and Ubuntu Learning.