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Design and mental health: Breaking barriers

Mental health problems are very real and very human. Yet people suffering from them face stigma…

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Change is calling, rethinking the smart in smartphone

Smartphones are an integral part of our everyday lives, but most of us have no idea…

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Design as a tool to fight climate change | Alice Rawsthorn

Alice Rawsthorn (journalist and design critic) on fighting climate change through design – speaking at What…

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Design activism in a meaningful way | Ahmed Shihab Eldin

‘Palestinian by blood. American by birth. Kuwaiti by nationality. Egyptian by upbringing. Austrian by adolescence. Curious…

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Africa’s burgeoning fashion scene | Selly Raby Kane

Senegalese fashion designer Selly Raby Kane clearly means business when she talks about her work as a force…