Ubuntu in the Press
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.
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.
“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.”