Moving Africa forward with Design
Icsid board member, Mugendi M'Rithaa, a professor at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology, recently returned from a trip to Nairobi, Kenya, where the Icsid Executive Board had met for its latest meeting. He discusses with interviewer Michael Mwai the challenges that African designers face from the very definition of design to improvements of design education in Africa.
Take a look at five side-by-side comparisons of products and the natural elements that inspired them, either in function or design.
An article that uncovers 14 significant innovations brought to life from nature was one of the most popular posts on Icsid's Facebook last week.