Monthly Archives: February 2012

Participate! Questioning the link between participation and empowerment in design for development


ABSTRACT Participatory design methods are embraced by most design professionals, teachers in “the field” and academics working with design that aims for empowerment and poverty alleviation. That participatory methods lead to empowerment amongst the poor, marginalized participants and communities is … Continue reading

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Gaia Project video


http://vimeo.com/9513803 Have a look at this video if you are interested in knowing more about the challenges and the reasons for providing sustainable, life-changing energy solutions to refugee camps. “Cooking like never before, refugees lives are transformed thanks by a … Continue reading

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