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.

Read the interview with Patricia Moore, named by ID magazine as one of the 40 Most Socially Conscious Designers in the world and credited as the pioneer of universal design.
In this blog entry, Icsid selected five products whose design and function were determined decades ago and are still being used today. View products >>>
There are objects that break easily because of daily use and wear and tear. Do you prefer to repair or replace these products?
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