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Covid-19: Italian makers take action
MAKERS / COVID-19 | Partnerships

Covid-19: Italian makers take action

In Europe, Italy was the first country to be an epicenter of the novel coronavirus. As a result, mobilized Italian makers showed the way for makers around the world. Enrico Bassi of Opendot fablab in Milan, specialized in open healthcare, tells the story. Italy was one of the nations hardest hit by the Covid-19 epidemic….

Distributed Design wants to localize production
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Distributed Design wants to localize production

The European network Distributed Design Market Platform met on October 8-10 at Fablab Budapest during Design Week to reflect on two years of collaboration, look toward the future and announce the release of its new book “Design, Remix, Share, Repeat”. Ewen Chardronnet Launched in 2017, Distributed Design Market Platform (DDMP) is a large network funded…

The Fab City Foundation launches in Estonia
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The Fab City Foundation launches in Estonia

Becoming institutional is also an experiment. Vincent Guimas of Fab City Grand Paris reports on the Fab City Foundation launch on December 12 and e-Residency in Tallinn. Tallinn, correspondence In 2014, Fab City Global Initiative sketched out a road map for cities worldwide to redevelop a capacity to produce what they consume and become more…

Fab City Summit Paris: another city is possible
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Fab City Summit Paris: another city is possible

The Fab City network now includes 28 cities and regions worldwide. On July 11-13, Fab City Summit Paris mobilized a large international community, after embarking politicians and institutions. After an institutional opening day at City Hall, and signing the Fab City Manifesto, the participants of Fab City are now ready, on July 12 at La…

The Fab City Manifesto
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The Fab City Manifesto

As the Fab City Summit opened in Paris on July 11, Paris, Toulouse, Barcelona, Helsinki, Belo Horizonte, Groningen, Brest, the Fab Foundation, the Fab City global initiative, as well as private and public actors, all signed the Fab City Manifesto. See below. Environmental, inclusive, glocalized, open source, human-centered, circular and participatory, based on sustainable economic…