The Greenhouse Project
“If we don't give this to the society then we're going to be just like a company. Then we're not working for Rojava, we're working for ourselves.” We visited Bîstanên Rojava (Farmers of Rojava, also referred to as “the greenhouse project”) on 12th March, 2016. Our aim was to understand how the project is run, and to ask questions that were discussed beforehand over a web platform by people involved in cooperative movements in the UK. Bîstanên Rojava is not yet a cooperative, but it will be soon. The structures are currently being built and seeds sewn, both literally and...