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Photo journal: Harvest in Caracas
Concrete surroundings

The garden sits on a busy street corner, surrounded by the Hilton Hotel's shiny towers and huge blocks of flats.

Six gardeners work the vegetable beds all year round - from 0700 until 1730 - often in the full glare of the sun.

The project - modelled on Cuba's urban gardens - is not without its critics who describe it as a "publicity stunt" and a "token effort".

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