Achim and InaFor more than 30 years Ina Meyer-Stoll and Achim Ecker live and work at the intentional community of ZEGG ( They have lived many years in the prerunner community and have been deeply involved in the development of Forum. They trained and supervised groups at ZEGG and in Europe, South America and the USA. They are united by their deep care for people and for our planet.

They see themselves as constantly learning to be more authentic in their lives and in their teachings. Living in a community with a strong focus on love, partnership and friendship, gives them a special awareness in these issues. They live in a committed and polyamorous partnership for more than 18 years.

They are familiar with and use Possibility Management, Deep Ecology and "The work that reconnects", "Non Violent Communication", Spiral Dynamics teachings, "Open Space" Technology, World Cafés, Integral Life Practice, Collective Intelligence,  Appreciative Inquiry, Worldwork, Consensus Decision making, Dynamic governance, …

The summer semester 2015 they were teachers for the Leuphana University in Lüneburg, Germany.

Ina Meyer-StollBorn in 1961, teacher, passionate peace and environmental activist from her youth. She is involved in the guest department, in giving community trainings, and in working at the communitiy’s children’s house. Being, sharing and learning with and from people was and is her passion.

She was one of the founding members of the ecovillage ZEGG. For many years she was executive secretary of the Global Ecovillage Network of Europe, (

Achim EckerBorn in 1959; trained social worker. In the 80s he was an intern at the Resource Center for Nonviolence in Santa Cruz and a training for trainers at Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant protests.

At ZEGG he is the chief landscape designer with Permaculture knowledge and eco builder.

He is motivated by a deep caring, compassion and love for people and life. Achim always seeks new edges to learn and teach. For the last 20 years he has been teaching integral Forum and awareness training in German, English and Spanish.