Our Press Relaese

May 17, 2017
The UN Refugee Agency, UNHCR, switched on today the newly constructed solar plant in Jordan’s Azraq refugee camp. Funded by the IKEA Foundation’s Brighter Lives for Refugees campaign, the solar farm has brought renewable power to a population that lived for two and a half years only with sporadic access to electricity... Read more
April 22, 2017
On Earth Day, Amsterdam-based design platform What Design Can Do, along with the IKEA Foundation and the Autodesk Foundation, is announcing a new global design competition to help families cope with the effects of climate change. Read more
February 23, 2017
To enable Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) and Save the Children to continue to save lives and protect children and families... Read more
January 31, 2017
Why IKEA Foundation’s flatpack refugee shelter won design of the year (The Guardian, 27 January 2017). Read more
January 31, 2017
Every year, TIME selects the best inventions that are making the world better, smarter and—in some cases—a little more fun.... Read more
January 31, 2017
When disasters strike, children are among the most vulnerable, and humanitarian aid agencies need to be able to respond immediately... Read more
January 31, 2017
IKEA Foundation has given a euro 5-million grant to US-based non profit organisation Habitat for Humanity to work for the... Read more
January 31, 2017
For the last five years, news and images from the Syrian civil war have jarred our collective consciousness. Read more... Read more
January 31, 2017
To address the worst refugee crisis in Europe since World War II, one Dutch design organization issued a global call... Read more
January 31, 2017
An international design competition aimed at finding solutions to refugee issues yielded hundreds of entries. ‘The new generation of creative... Read more
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