Building an Eco-Friendly Green Bamboo Home in 6 Hours!

How to build an Eco-Friendly House out of Bamboo. Video tour of the build process of a Bamboo Hut at Phuket Top Team in Thailand. According to Johnny FD, the cost was less than $1,000 (rough estimate). … Continue reading →

Gandhi’s Room at Sabarmati Gandhi Ashram

“Gandhiji lived here from 1919 to 1930. This was the heart (hriday) of the Ashram; hence, Kakasaheb Kalelkar aptly named it “Hriday Kunj”. Many national and international leaders came here to meet Gandhiji. It was while living here that Mohandas … Continue reading →

Bamboo/Earthbag School in Mozambique

“19 architect students, 5 weeks in Southern Africa, a school building in 12 days Students from the Bergen School of Architecture in Norway have built a school building in a Mozambique village using sand bags, bottles and grass. The building … Continue reading →

Bamboo Shelters in Indonesia

“The International Federations community-based early-recovery programme has supported tens of thousands of quake survivors to take control of their own recovery. With support from trained Red Cross volunteers and students from local universities, affected communities have managed and implemented the … Continue reading →