Articles on Sustainability

Thoughts, case studies, book reviews, debates and tips on Sustainability, written by prominent authors and carefully edited by FOROALFA.

Main illustration of the article Green Models in Classroom
Author:
Camilo A. Angulo
Title:
Green Models in Classroom
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Design teachers must spread pedagogical processes for a green world to reduce the impact of our academic exercises on the local environment.
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Portrait of Guillermo Dufranc
Author:
Guillermo Dufranc
Title:
Zero Waste Packaging: Possible or Not?
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Although to eradicate packaging waste may sound impossible to achieve, sustainability is a path to take and make improvements over time to reduce environmental impact.
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Main illustration of the article Recipe book to get over the crisis with design
Author:
José Antonio Giménez
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Book: Recipe book to get over the crisis with design
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Professionals from 14 countries give their opinions and reflections about the profession and its relation with businesses and society.
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Main illustration of the article Accomplice Design or Ethical Design
Author:
Rodolfo Álvarez
Title:
Accomplice Design or Ethical Design
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How long are the designers going to keep collaborating with a system which leads us to an Earth disaster?
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Portrait of Ana Yago
Author:
Ana Yago
Title:
Sundays Smell of Roast Chicken
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The least one can ask of a chair is for it to be functional and ergonomic but these qualities no longer suffice Today a chair will have to adjust to the shifting tastes of society
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Portrait of David Gallo
Author:
David Gallo
Title:
Planned Obsolescence
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Design should no longer respond to market interests anymore, but to the human needs that as a global community we have created as time goes by.
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Portrait of André Ricard
Author:
André Ricard
Title:
Fewer Products vs. More Services
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A possible new horizon for the world and for the Design.
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