High expectations have been heaped on the role of 3D printers, but their place in global development can still seem limited. They have seen mixed results in the manufacture of prosthetic limbs, and they are doing really interesting, albeit peripheral, work in aid delivery to disaster areas. One group even offers a guide to… Read more »
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Line/Shape/Space speaks to Creative Director, Noel Wilson, about what drives Catapult Design and its success in bringing creative solutions to underserved communities around the globe.
Want to integrate design thinking and best practices into your next socially-driven project? It’s easy! TechChange and Catapult Design teamed up to create a short video with three simple tips on how to do it.
In an effort to modernize urban transportation in parts of Southeast Asia, Catapult Design is preparing to launch its prototype for a new kind of pedicab (tuk-tuk, beck, cyclo, or rickshaw). In this recent article, ABC News nicely highlighted some of the challenges and exciting design directions of the open-sourced prototypes that will soon take to the roads. The project is funded by the Asian Development Bank.
A video recap of Catapult Labs 2013 in less than two minutes
Catapult receives National Endowment for the Arts grant to support entrepreneurial design on the Navajo Nation
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Yes, it’s true! We’re heading to the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos!
Catapult announces a new project with The Ihangane Project exploring opportunities and realities for clean drinking water in Rwanda.