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Three Funds for the three stages of growth   Grow your creative business with HEVA grants Do you own a creative business that works with music, film, fashion or gaming? Apply to one of HEVA’s three funds dedicated to East Africa’s creative industries Click on the images to find out more. CULTURAL HERITAGE SEED FUND [...]
Global Pioneers start-up programme, supporting sustainable business ideas   Global Pioneers is a worldwide programme for young start-ups and founders whose business ideas offer solutions in the fields of sustainability, waste management, waste disposal or recycling. The project is supported by ALBA, one of the biggest waste management and recycling companies.  It disposes of all [...]
The demand for low cost leg prosthesis is high in Kenya, yet a satisfactory system has been lacking up to now. Project Circleg closes this gap. By using recycled plastic waste and simple production methods the Circleg can be produced locally and cost-effectively. The modular design ensures excellent customisability and its functionality provides the user [...]
What Design Can Do in Nairobi to Provide Clean Energy to All Nairobi's Food Problem WHAT DESIGN CAN DO, Nairobi- Fossil fuels are the biggest cause of climate change and are still our primary source of energy. Cities consume over two-thirds of the world’s energy and contribute to more than 70% of global CO2 emissions. [...]

Artisans of Kibera Part 1: Baraka, Tyre Sandal Artisan 14th November 2015 This page was updated on 20th May 2018 to link to our new YouTube channel. Artisans of Kibera is NDW’s first video series. Through it we explore the wealth of design talent creating products and setting up businesses in Kenya’s largest informal settlement.  […]