“We need stuff that is cheap, easy, light weight, easy
to transport, that never falls apart, needs no maintenance, is safe, and causes
very little damage to the environment, that we know will work in a certain
environment and the same time does not change the refugee’s way of living or
culture too much”. Lisetta Trebbi, Climate Change Advisor NRC
The expectations from the humanitarian aid community are high. Certain
characteristics have evolved from initial interviews, and I am currently trying to draft an outline of important elements for humanitarian design.
with Lisetta Trebbi, Climate Change Advisor, NRC, Oslo 16th June