Author Archives: Mariana Negrao

Watch IDDS Open Events!

Through these links you can follow what happened in the events open to the public of IDDS Brazil. 07/02/2012 Opening Event  Dia 28/07/2012 Final Event – IDDS + Make Your Choice – Part 1 Final … More →

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Ecological Construction

Alternative construction methods to concrete blocks could be a cheaper and quicker way for people to build or extend homes. More →

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Sanitation

A waste management and treatment system is need that meets the needs of the community and caters for future growth in the number of users. More →

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Flooring

Many of the poorer homes in Dois Palitos lack proper flooring. Packed earth is prone to damage by flooding and can be uncomfortably damp. More →

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Urban Agriculture

Growing food is an opportunity to redistribute spending, but the lack of open space and lack of time make it challenging.
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Financial Management Planning

Financial planning support can help people improve consumption effectiveness, boost savings and achieve their dreams/goals. More →

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Reciclideas

Concern over trash levels on the streets can be addressed by adding value to the abundance of low-value materials which are thrown away. More →

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Leisure and Entertainment Access

Kids and youth within the community have no access to leisure and entertainment and there are no family activities. More →

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Brazilian Press Coverage

For the brazilian press coverage, access our page in Portuguese. More →

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Get to know what is happening at IDDS Brasil 2012

You can follow what is happening at IDDS Brasil 2012 by reading someof the participant’s blog. Abacaxi Design Blog written by a group of participants who wants to share their experience at IDDS. Transformando Realidades … More →

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