PITCH: AFRICA Captures and Cleans Water for Communities

By: Tiana Reid - Published: Jul 13, 2010 • References:
PITCH: AFRICA is soccer field designed to capture, clean and store rainwater. Envisioned specifically for Africa, due to the continent's enthusiasm for the sport, the idea is to have a street soccer pitch that builds communities while at the same time provides a basic necessity.

PITCH: AFRICA, created by Jane Harrison and David Turnbull of Atopia Research, can provide enough clean drinking water so that 1,000 people can drink every day for an entire year. Stats for Soccer Field Rain Harvesting Trending: Older & Chilly
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Concept: Pitch Africa
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