Fab City and mAkE Partnership Yields Insightful Blog Post on Activating Meaningful Design Worldwide

Fab City and mAkE Partnership Yields Insightful Blog Post on Activating Meaningful Design Worldwide

A valuable entry point for readers to explore the collaborative efforts between the Fab City Foundation and mAkE

The Fab City Foundation, in collaboration with its partner mAkE (African European Maker Innovation Ecosystem), has released an insightful blog post on the mAkE blog. Titled “Fab City: Activating meaningful design worldwide,” the article delves into the transformative vision of the Fab City Foundation and its role in shifting the global production paradigm towards a more meaningful approach to production and consumption in cities.


As a key partner in the mAkE project, Fab City shares its approach to scaling digital innovation ecosystems across Europe and Africa.

In addition to the insightful content provided in this blog post, it is crucial to recognize the broader context and impact of the Fab City Foundation’s support for the mAkE project.

Furthermore, the Fab City Foundation is dedicated to amplifying the mAkE project’s outputs and fostering dissemination and exploitation of its results. By leveraging the extensive Fab City Global Network, the foundation wants to enable lateral collaboration with Fab Cities across Europe and beyond. This strategic approach intends to ensure that the impact of the mAkE project extends beyond its immediate scope, reaching a broader community of stakeholders and facilitating the exchange of knowledge and expertise.


The article highlights five key aspects of the Fab City approach, including prototyping cities, engaging real people, employing multiscale thinking, advocating for productive futures, and promoting open collaboration among stakeholders. It emphasizes the importance of design in this paradigm shift and introduces various tools, methods, and resources developed by Fab City.

Authored by Kate Armstrong, Strategic Director of the Fab City Foundation, the article provides valuable insights into the innovative work being done by Fab City and its contributions to a regenerative and self-sufficient future. It invites readers to explore the potential of Meaningful Design and engage in the collaborative efforts of the Fab City movement.

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