Project Case Studies

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Below is an archive of project case studies; each one is a designer’s vision to ignite change in the world through creative problem solving. We aim to bring big ideas such as these out of the studio and into the community to inspire like-minded changemakers. Projects are posted by Design Ignites Change participants and award applicants.

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Pivot: Empowering Trafficked Victims

University of Washington Division of Design

Pivot provides rescue information to female human trafficking victims without detection by their captors. Ordinary-looking sanit... more ⇒

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Truth About Gangs in Garden State Site

Philadelphia University

The 2010 New Jersey State Police Gang Survey project, “The Truth About Gangs in the Garden State” was a team-based interdisci... more ⇒


RAXSA (rak-shah)

Virginia Tech, School of Architecture + Design

RAXSA is a portable outdoor vending station for empowering and protecting female street vendors in rural India who make less than $2 a day. It is an... more ⇒



School of Visual Arts

Using social movement theory to get students interested in politics: College campuses in India have strong knit communities of people who affect each ot... more ⇒


Take Notice

A collaborative project tackling issues the older generation in Withington, Manchester, face in regards to accessibility and inclusion. Some in the loc... more ⇒