Bamboo is a perfect scaffold material, being lightweight, straight, strong, cheap and renewable.
This type of scaffoldings are very common in Asia specially in Hong Kong.
A few examples of how easy it is to use this a structure
2 Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong
3 Pune, India
5 Hong Kong
6 North Point, Hong Kong
7 Skyscraper encased in bamboo scaffolding
8 Dismantling bamboo scaffolding
11 Calcutta, India
12 Hong Kong Space Museum
14 Delhi, India