Social Design

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE 2018 – EUR 50,000 for social projects
07/05/2018
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With the iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE, iF is supporting social projects across the world with a prize money of EUR 50,000. Companies, design studios, NGOs, foundations, public institutions and other organizations from all over the world are invited t

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Design education making a mark in Finnish primary schools – events attract more than 2,000 participants
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Design education is intended to encourage children to “think like inventors” and provides them with the tools they will need to face the challenges of the future. A joint project by the Finnish Association of Designers Ornamo and Design Museum Helsinki, which ran from 2015 until 2017, piloted a new design education syllabus, delivered through the Kids Design Academy after school clubs.

4 Saint-Etienne SDAY winners in Shenzhen!
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Saint-Etienne, UNESCO City of Design, has participated in the 3rd edition of Shenzhen Design Award for Young Talents (SDAY) organised by SDPA in autumn 2017.

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European Design Festival Oslo, 1 - 3 June 2018
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ards wraps up with a festival in a different city, leading up to the awards ceremony. This year the entire Oslo design community, represented by Grafill, in collaboration with Visit Oslo are pulling together to organise the European Design Festival in Oslo from 1 to 3 June 2018 - a festival to remember. 

Co-Lab Sweden: improving the lives of unaccompanied minors
31/10/2017
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Co-Lab Sweden is an innovation lab that will focus on improving the daily lives of unaccompanied minors in Sweden. The project aims to create new structures to aid with the challenges of organisational cooperation in this area and empower the minors.

BEDA signs the Montréal Design Declaration
24/10/2017
Category: BEDA updates

A joint Declaration – a position statement that will identify the unique role, capacities and value of design and design-related disciplines.

Policy Labs: What is the future of design for policy-making?
14/09/2017
Category: BEDA updates

BEDA presents the 2017 edition of its Insight Forum. Speakers and participants will explore the question "What is the future of design for policy-making and how can we enhance citizen?"

Policy Labs: What is the future of design for policy-making?
14/11/2017

BEDA presents the 2017 edition of its Insight Forum. The EU Policy Lab, Northern Ireland Innovation Lab as well as the Chief Design Officers for Helsinki and Eindhoven will explore the question "What is the future of design for policy-making and how can we enhance citizen involvement?"

 

jumpthegap recognises the most innovative and sustainable projects for the bathroom of the future
17/10/2017
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The jumpthegap international design competition, organised by Roca and BCD, held the annual award ceremony on 17 October 2017, in Barcelona, Spain. Prizes were awarded in three categories: professional, student and Special Sustainability.