Published student papers on Design in Refugee Camps

The two student papers explaining lessons learned in and after Ethiopia by Julie Grande, Kathinka Hasselknippe, Gudrun Reikvam and myself are now available online:

The Capability Approach: Theoretical Discussion in Light of a Design Project

HCD in a Quasi-Market: Lessons from a Design Project in Kebri Beyah Refugee Camp, Ethiopia


About Brita Fladvad Nielsen

I'm a Postdoctoral researcher at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. My focus is on Smart Energy Communities in urban settings as well as design of energy-devices for emergency settings and design for humanitarian markets, especially for refugee camps in rural areas of Africa. I blog about my research approach Design Thinking on and about humanitarian design at . I am also a mother of a child who is deaf, and I blog about her language development on
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