Links Between a Poverty Fighting Present & a Sustainable Future
The Green Changemakers
OCTOBER 20, 2008
A line of smoke lingers across its skyline - the detritus of umbhawulas , the traditional tin-drum coal fires that continue to be the dominant form of energy in most poor black areas. EcoCity takes the form of several innovative projects which all interlink with the long-term goal of creating a self-sufficient and ecologically friendly community. In the short-term, all projects run on the principles of poverty alleviation and job creation.