to seed food deserts
20,600 miles round trip. $3500 air fare for two. Help us make it happen!
SOWETO, outside of Johannesburg, South Africa, is a massive food desert
Residents of hostels (now mostly replaced
by public housing on the left) farm in
fallow fields between projects.
Many Sowetans are from rural areas and “plow” in the township
meal can be
Texts from Whisky:
Our communities are
inside our library yards.
At Pimville, Phiri and
I now think more
library grounds can
An Answer to hunger.
Yesterday I was at Phiri library and my lunch was boiled corn from their
garden. We share maize not more hunger. I hope more families can start
Text from Whisky:
Aha! hardy squash! Grow them in one small plot with beans and maize
and you have complete protein. System invented by American Indians.
Whisky Monama educates international visitors about life and culture in South Africa
• Permaculture and organic gardening
• Whole foods preparation and
• Eco-building and green architecture
• Community service and outreach
• Online media and e-portfolios
• Liberation philosophy and social
• Systems thinking and sustainability
• Spiritual philosophy
• Progressive Utilization Theory
Whisky’s daughter, Khumo,
will join young people from
Denmark and the US to learn:
Ms. Monama will serve as a volunteer to facilitate international
understanding of community development on the basis of her work
in Soweto. Her participation will result in ongoing international
friendships and support, as well as knowledge and skills that will be
beneficial to community gardens in Soweto.
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will be invited
to an informal
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