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SHIFT: Social Design Challenge - Cape Town, April 2013

SHIFT: Social Design Challenge - Cape Town, April 2013

Pressmeddelanden   •   Maj 15, 2013 16:17 CEST

This social design intervention hosted in collaboration with Masibambisane Secondary School in Delft took place in Cape Town, 16 - 26 April 2013. Challenge participants included the 10 Fresh Talents, 6 Delft youth and 3 Swedish Design Ambassadors, who were set to task to design and implement solutions to improve the lives of the Delft youth, centered around the school - in just 10days!

South Africa's promising young sustainable designers announced

South Africa's promising young sustainable designers announced

Pressmeddelanden   •   Apr 30, 2013 15:30 CEST

Shift awards its 2012-2013 Fresh Talent winners. Cape Town – The winners of the 2012-2013 Fresh Talent Sustainable Design Competition, hosted by Shift were announced at the Sustainable Design Awards, at City Hall Cape Town on Friday, 26 April, 2013. Shift is a South African NPO that empowers youth through practical skills transfer for social, environmental and economic sustainability.

Finalists announced for the 2012-13 Fresh Talent Sustainable Design Competition

Finalists announced for the 2012-13 Fresh Talent Sustainable Design Competition

Pressmeddelanden   •   Okt 31, 2012 12:16 CET

Today, 31 October 2012 – Shift announced the sixteen finalist concepts for this year’s Fresh Talent Sustainable Design Competition. Shift is a Non Profit Organisation that aims to raise awareness amongst young South Africans about the role that design can play in developing practical and sustainable solutions to every day challenges.

2012- 2013 Fresh Talent Sustainable Design Competition: Call for entries!

2012- 2013 Fresh Talent Sustainable Design Competition: Call for entries!

Pressmeddelanden   •   Sep 18, 2012 09:03 CEST

The competition is our main platform to showcase examples of sustainable design and how small things can make a BIG difference. This call to action challenges creatives to think beyond beauty and functionality and consider how design can influence significant positive change to local and global communities and natural environments.

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The Sunshine Cinema launches with crowd-funding success in South Africa

The Sunshine Cinema launches with crowd-funding success in South Africa

Nyheter   •   Mar 24, 2014 05:37 CET

The Sunshine Cinema can go anywhere, everywhere. It aims to fuse storytelling, as an indigenous means of knowledge transfer, and the power of contemporary media – short form documentaries and ‘DIY’ films, to transfer practical, indigenous solutions to a range of health, environmental and social issues. It promises to "share innovations that uplift, educate and inspire, powered by the African sun!"

Winning Fresh Talent prototypes to be exhibited at The Hub, Johannesburg

Winning Fresh Talent prototypes to be exhibited at The Hub, Johannesburg

Nyheter   •   Nov 12, 2012 12:13 CET

Showcasing the designs and concept prototypes of the 2011-2012 winners and multi-media stories of the finalists’ journey into sustainable design through their participation in Shift’s educational exchange program, the exhibition also offers the opportunity to view global examples of sustainable design curated with INDEX: Design to Improve Life®.

Eco Design Initiative rebrands to Shift: Inspiring sustainable design

Eco Design Initiative rebrands to Shift: Inspiring sustainable design

Nyheter   •   Aug 01, 2012 08:51 CEST

Janine Johnston, CEO of Shift said: “In a very short existence (officially registered in December 2010) the Eco Design Initiative has successfully created a number of projects to meet our aim of promoting sustainable design. Now is the time to rebrand and align all our activities succinctly to that brand.”

Social Design for Sustainability - with the kids of Sakumlandela

Social Design for Sustainability - with the kids of Sakumlandela

Nyheter   •   Dec 07, 2011 23:10 CET

Young learners at Skumlandela Primary School in Khayelitsha are actively involved in the planning and preparation of the social design action that's to take place in Cape Town in March 2012 as part of the Eco Design Initiative. Armed with specially designed investigative tool-kits, the young learners have been documenting information about their lives at home, school and in their communities.

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Upplev Kapstaden, Designhuvudstad 2014, tillsammans med Shift & Sydafrikaresor

Upplev Kapstaden, Designhuvudstad 2014, tillsammans med Shift & Sydafrikaresor

Evenemang   •   Nov 28, 2013 13:01 CET

Vi har, tillsammans med Sydafrikaresor, sammanställt ett specialpaket riktat till er som är intresserade av design och Kapstaden-Designhuvudstad 2014. Läs om paketet i bifogat dokument och dela gärna med er till kollegor. Har ni frågor så är ni varmt välkomna att kontakta oss!

2014-02-23 - 2014-03-01

Kapstaden, Sydafrika

Shift Briefing: World Design Capital Cape Town 2014 // Millennium Development Goals 2015

Shift Briefing: World Design Capital Cape Town 2014 // Millennium Development Goals 2015

Evenemang   •   Okt 08, 2013 11:52 CEST

You are specially invited to The Shift Event at the South African Embassy in Stockholm to explore ways to be meaningfully involved in World Design Capital Cape Town 2014 and the Global Millennium Development Goals 2015 campaigns. Please RSVP to info@theshift.org.za by Wed, 9 October 2013. For further information, please contact Marie Loft +46 70 680 2773 / marie.loft@me.com

2013-10-11, 13:45 - 15:30 CEST

South African Embassy Flemminggatan 20 Stockholm

Eco Design Initiative showcases Fresh Talent Competition designs at The Green Hub.

Eco Design Initiative showcases Fresh Talent Competition designs at The Green Hub.

Evenemang   •   Jul 24, 2012 00:24 CEST

The designs of the finalists of the 2011-2012 Fresh Talent competition, themed Home is where the Heart is, will be on show at The Green Hub in Durban, South Africa from 1 - 31 August. The annual Fresh Talent competition is hosted by the Eco Design Initiative, in partnership with the South African Department of Arts & Culture. Every year the Eco Design Initiative invites young people to...

2012-08-01 - 2012-08-31

The Green Hub, 31 Stiebel Place, Durban, South Africa

Welcome to the Vernissage of the Sustainable Design Showcase, South Africa

Welcome to the Vernissage of the Sustainable Design Showcase, South Africa

Evenemang   •   Feb 14, 2012 07:49 CET

The Sustainable Design Showcase is an interactive experience that shows sustainable design as the precursor to social, environmental and economic well-being. Sharing culture, knowledge, attitudes and experiences between South African and Scandinavian participants, the exhibition is like a traveling story-teller. The Sustainable Design Showcase is produced by the Eco Design Initiative in co...

2012-03-07, 18:00 - 21:00 CET

City Hall, Cape Town South Africa

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Sunshine Cinema Screenings & Workshops develop skills for sustainability

Sunshine Cinema Screening...

The Sunshine Cinema screenings are complimented with practical workshops that transfer skills for sustainable development. The content de...

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Sunshine Cinema debuts in Delft, Cape Town, 13 Feb 2014

Sunshine Cinema debuts in...

The very first South African Sunshine Cinema Screening & Workshop took place in the township of Delft, located 20 minutes outside of ...

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Shift: Challenge to improve life for learners at Masibambisane Secondary School

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Masibambisane Secondary School, beneficiaries of Shift's 10day Challenge hosted in April, is located in Delft, Western Cape - a mixed-rac...

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International Design Jury select Shift's Fresh Talent Competition winners

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Shift's expert jury included the participation of (left to right) Marie Loft - Shift & Design Region Sweden; Mugendi M'Rithaai - Cape...

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South Africa's Fresh Talent Competition winners' sustainable designs

South Africa's Fresh Tale...

These animated designs portray the winning concepts in the 2011-2012 Fresh Talent competition, themed Home is where the Heart is. Th...

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Eco Design Initiative - action for sustainable development

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The Eco Design Initiative is mobilizing global youth, education systems, public and private sectors, creative industry, community organiz...

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Behind the Scenes: Building the No Shit! Eco Design Showcase

Behind the Scenes: Buildi...

A sneak peak behind the curtains during the exhibition build-up at Malmöhus Castle, Sweden. Credits to Jenny Eliasson for the documen...

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Upplev Kapstaden Designhuvudstad 2014

Upplev Kapstaden Designhuvudstad 2014

Dokument   •   2013-11-28 13:01 CET

SHIFT: Inspiring Sustainable Design in collaboration with Sydafrikaresor have curated an authentic experience of the World Design Capital 2014 that offers insight into Cape Town’s wonderfully diverse cultures and environments, an up-close experience of South African design and innovation, and an extraordinary opportunity to play your part in positive design action.

Inbjudan: SHIFT: WDC/MDG Briefing @ Sydafrikanska Ambassaden, Stockholm

Invitation & Brief Introduction to the SHIFT: Sustainability Caravan campaign for World Design Capital 2014 and the Millennium Development Goals 2015.

Small Change; a World of Difference - Sustainable Design Competition Brief 12"13

South African design and creative youth are invited to submit proposals for products, systems and services in response to the competition brief, Small Change; A World of Difference. This call to action challenges the creative community to suggest ways in which seemingly small shifts and improvements can influence significant positive change to local and global communities and natural environments.

Introducing the Eco Design Initiative

Introducing the Eco Design Initiative

Dokument   •   2011-12-20 11:16 CET

The Eco Design Initiative promotes sustainable design as the precursor to social, environmental and economic well-being. Activities are hosted as a skills and culture exchange between young designers in Sweden and South Africa and are arranged to respond to 3 key themes: EDUCATE / EXCHANGE / EXHIBIT

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  • stefan.fallgren@me.com
  • +46 703 357 154

Janine Johnston is the CEO and founding partner of Shift. She’s a passionate ambassador for sustainable design as... Visa mer