New York Compost Box Project

Thema: Composting made easy for New Yorkers on the go. Beschreibung: City dwellers looking to dispose of organic material while keeping their communities green will have another way to pitch in amid the changing media landscape. Those ubiquitous newspaper boxes that have lain dormant with the rise of the web have found new life – … Weiterlesen

Open House Cape Town

Thema: A New Landmark for Cape Town. Beschreibung: The Western Cape Government Public Art Competition was established this year in celebration of 20 years of democracy and to promote design. The initiative was also aimed at promoting social inclusion, as the winning structure need to be accessible to everyone. All designs were required to fit … Weiterlesen

Sustrans – UK

Thema: A charity encouraging people to change their travel behaviour. Beschreibung: Sustrans calls on UK governments to invest in doubling the number of journeys under five miles made by foot, bike and public transport to four out of five by 2020. Sustrans is a charity that works with communities, policy-makers and partner organisations so that … Weiterlesen

Book Stop São Paulo

Thema: What if bus shelters were also mini libraries? What if, while you waited for the bus, you could pick out a book, and take it with you on your way to work? Beschreibung: Book Stop is working to install shelves stuffed with literary works at ten bus stops across São Paulo. The Book Stop … Weiterlesen

Slow Travel Berlin

Thema: Slow Travel encourages people to resist “Fast” Travel – the frustratingly frequent habit of speeding through all the best known landmarks of a city in 24 or 48 hours and then leaving again. Beschreibung: Slow Travel encourages us to slacken our pace, reconsider our motivations (and itineraries) and embrace a “less is more” instead … Weiterlesen