Documenting the Spatial Practices of Global Migration

What Design Can Do For Refugees

Category : BRIEFLY NOTED 02/24/2016

Screen Shot 2016-02-24 at 12.22.31 PMDesign platform What Design Can Do is partnering with UNHCR and IKEA Foundation on a global design challenge that focuses on the reception and integration of refugees in urban areas. Designers, artists and imaginative trouble-shooters from all countries and disciplines are invited to take part!
The challenge asks designers to look at 5 different stages along the journey of a refugee from leaving his/her home to being granted asylum. The deadline is May 1st, 2016. More on the challenge here.refugeejourney_4