An Intentional Community is an inclusive term for cohousing, residential land trusts, communes, student co-ops, urban housing cooperatives, and related projects for those who choose (i.e. "intend") to participate in them. That is, these communities are organized around a core set of values or belief systems to which their members adhere. Some groups may be utopian and others separatist in spirit, while others are designed to be models for mainstream society to observe and perhaps emulate. Eco-villages, communes and kibbutzes, and Biblical Christian reserves are among the types of communities to be found in this category.

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Camphill Communities of Ireland
Information on the organisation and its role in society.
Falcon Blanco
A community for spiritual, artistic people, who are trying to live in a responsible way, being inspired and connected with their source, relating to life. [English and Spanish]
The Taizé Community
Web pages of the Ecumenical Community of Taizé in France
Tamera - Center for Humane Ecology
A cooperative of people in Portugal who work for the future with the intention to build a model for a nonviolent culture.
Walden Community
Community in Spain. Seeks personal and social development. Features equality, shared income, communal education, scientific psychology, vegan. Description and information for potential members.
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