❖ Browsing media by apc

Resourceful Technology for Community Networks: Bamboo Towers

Portal Sem Porteiras (PSP) and Coolab (Brasil)

7’39 min | Portuguese (English subtitles)

Bamboo is a natural wonder, abundant in many parts of the global South. This raw material can amplify the potential of community networks if we learn the appropriate techniques to work with it. The Portal sem Porteiras community network, along with Coolab, experimented with bamboo for building a sturdy and durable tower that can raise routers high while using local low tech.


2 years, 9 months ago

Collected in

Routing for Communities (apc)

Report media


CC BY 4.0


Embed 480p