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Africa Craft Trust

Arts & Culture, Poverty, Well-being

A South African NGO investing in holistic support of crafters and the African craft sector

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DESIGN 21

Our commitment to improving life through social design has been with us since the beginning. This is who we are and why we’re here.

  • March 11 Message from Japan

    March 11, 2012

    One year has passed since the day of the Japan Northeastern earthquake and Tsunami disaster. We are so much thankful to all our community members from all over the world for the kind support of Japan during this year.

    We have received lots of entries for the last year competition for the earthquake relief that have contributed to the charity project. Many designers from our Social Design Network have devoted their time to help the people and their community.

    The disaster relief is an ongoing effort, since not only Japan, but many places in the world always need our help. And it is the social design that can make a difference.

    We hope that DESIGN 21 social design network would continue to be an active place to exchange social ideas and information, to inspire and support. Please keep on updating what you think, what we can, for the better design for the greater good.