Gallery: The GreenHouse Project: Sustainable Living in Johannesburg


Copyright photo courtesy of The Global Oneness Project

In the heart of South African city Johannesburg, a green focused community is transforming one urban park into a seedbed for sustainable living. Directed by Dorah Lebelo, The GreenHouse Project takes a holistic approach to integrating green building and design, efficient and renewable energy, recycling and organic farming into the city’s mindset. The Global Oneness Project recently interviewed Dorah to find out her motivations and intentions for this fantastic sustainable initiative.

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  1. Prof. G. Venter June 23, 2011 at 12:05 pm

    It is a sad stte of affairs to see the condition that the lovely glasshouse of the previous century in Joubert Park.

    This not an example of “sustainable living” at. all. How can anybody claim that this is a project for “transforming one urban park into a seedbed for sustainable living” if all that is shown is in such a delapidated condition that everybody involved should actually be ashamed of themselves for being responsible for this sad state of affairs. Move on – your project is more than 200 years behind the times!

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