“ design can be used as an active tool to fight poverty and generate income and resilience in countries of the Global South through new types of creative economies.”
“Designers have a social responsibility! For too long, design was something like fashion: only for the happy few.This all changed: now designers are engaged as consultants specialized in finding solutions for every day life. We are problem-solvers, and well placed to do so since we have a foot in production, in marketing and in developing things of beauty. Today, designers increasingly design for the real world."