31 Jan '17, 12pm

Ikea flat-pack refugee shelters awarded Design of the Year

Ikea flat-pack refugee shelters awarded Design of the Year

IKEA’s flat-pack refugee structure, the Better Shelter , has been awarded Design of the Year by London’s respected Design Museum . Developed in collaboration with the United Nations, the modular, solar-powered housing units have just 68 components, making them easily assembled in just a matter of hours. Since production started in 2015, thousands of Better Shelters have been installed in countries around the world to help with the ongoing

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