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In pictures: Villagers' Barefoot College
Enviromentally friendly

A local blacksmith undertook to build service centres, like this national and international calls booth, an internet centre and storage room using the geodesic dome design of American designer Buckminster Fuller. The structures made from scrap metal also house a children's parliament that runs their schools and a pathology laboratory. The environmentally-friendly structures can be built at a fraction of the cost of usual modern buildings.
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