FEATURED MAKER: WANDILE MTHIYANE
OF UBUNTU DESIGN GROUP
Ubuntu is currently working on their first project (Pilot Home) to build a handicapped-accessible home in Umbumbulu, South Africa. What’s makes Ubuntu unique is that it stands for more than just building houses for the less fortunate; it stands as a catalyst for people from all races, backgrounds, and cultures to converge and create a global community that cares.
Equity by Design [EQxD]
INSPIRE%: Wandile Mthiyane
Founder of Ubuntu Design Group
This week's INSPIRE% post features equity champion Wandile Mthiyane, Co-Founder and President of Ubuntu Design Group, Fellow of The Resolution Project, and AIAS Chapter President at Andrews University.
Medium & The RESOLUTION PROJECT
Meet Wandile Mthiyane
“We believe in using architecture to bring about change. If apartheid architecture could segregate and oppress, community-based design can liberate and enable opportunity, growth and commerce.”