Added by on 2018-08-04

Thank you for supporting The Green Wall Kenya by sharing, please SUBSCRIBE to our channel. Join The Green Wall Project at http://www.thesolargarden.org/the-green-wall/ This project is a collaboration between: TOP – Technology Of Peace (http://www.technologyofpeace.net/) The Solar Garden (http://www.thesolargarden.org) Econature Productions (https://www.facebook.com/pg/EcoNature-Productions-1181661118533770/about/) The Green Wall Vertical Farm: A Green Wall is a means to efficiently utilize vertical space to grow food and other beneficial plants. Bringing innovative and sustainable technologies to the Kenyan people, TOP Kenya (http://www.technologyofpeace.net/top-kenya) & TOP Global (http://www.topglobal.org/) organized for 40 participants a 3 day course named “Connectedness and Leadership” and 20 of them learned from TOP expert Yaniv Fieldust how to build a Green Wall. The final day took place on March 2nd 2018 at Thika’s Joy Town Primary School where they implemented a unique, cutting-edge method for providing sustainable solutions for food security. Participants transformed a barren stone and concrete wall into a lush vertical Green Wall Farm, enabling 365 physically challenged students to provide for their own health and nutrition, while displaying the Kenyan people a new and efficient way to grow food. See article from People Daily (http://epaper.peopledaily.co.ke/default.aspx?iid=158695&startpage=page0000021#folio=44) In addition, The Green Wall creates insulation, which conserves the energy needed to heat or cool the building, as well as a sound buffer from busy Kenyan streets. By adding plants to the urban environment, The Green Wall beautifies the area and purifies the air, enriching it with oxygen. Using plastic bottles which would otherwise end up in a landfill or go through the resource-intensive recycling process, The Green Wall saves communities precious natural and economic resources. Skipping the recycling process altogether and connecting people to a product otherwise seen as disposable, The Green Wall is redefining the concept of waste through hands-on education. In more than one way, The Green Wall empowers individuals and communities […]

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