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Yuno Akasaka + Hinako Adachi

Design for Social Innovation

PRESENTED ON JUL 27, 2011
IN TOKYO @ VOL 84

A presentation about reconstruction following the Tohoku earthquake. For more details on PechaKucha's reconstruction efforts, please see our Inspire Japan site.

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Tomodachi Calling

BY AI KURAHASHI, SEBASTIAN MAYER + NAOKO MAEDA
@ VOL 81 ON APR 27, 2011

Tomodachi Calling is a charity project organized by a group of international friends in Tokyo. All profits from sales are donated to the Japanese Red Cross.
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Inspire Japan Update

BY JEAN SNOW
@ VOL 82 ON MAY 25, 2011

We take a look at what the Inspire Japan events have meant so far for reconstruction efforts in Japan, what we've accomplished so far (with 48 cities reporting, we've raised over $70,000), and what's next. We also invite you to continue to support our efforts by donating on the Inspire Japan site, or by pre-buying the Inspire Japan ebook.
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Berlin -- Inspire Japan

BY ULESHKA
IN BERLIN

Creative networker and author Uleshka starts her Berlin INSPIRE JAPAN event with a passionate presentation about her life and family in Japan -- now seen from a different perspective.

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Japan Inspired

BY RABAN RUDDIGKEIT
IN BERLIN

Corporate idea maverick Raban Ruddigkeit shares beautiful design solutions to support Japan, and openly discusses the question as to how design can or cannot help in the Fukushima aftermath.
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My Country Japan

BY HIROSHI TSUNADA
IN BARCELONA

A very personal and honest view on Japan by a Barcelona-based Japanese designer.

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Ishinomaki

BY VJ LUNA
@ VOL 84 ON JUL 27, 2011

V.J. Luna returns to regions hit by the earthquake and tsunami of 3/11, and takes a look at all of the messages of encouragement. For more on PechaKucha's reconstruction efforts, please visit the Inspire Japan site.

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Design for Social Innovation

BY SAKI IKEDA
@ VOL 97 ON NOV 28, 2012

This presentation reveals what art students and design can do for Tohoku reconstruction. The project lasted 8 months, and had the goal of bringing more people to the Tohoku area, and to also motivate local residents through art. (in Japanese)

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Design for Social Innovation

BY SAKI IKEDA
@ VOL 99 ON JAN 23, 2013

This presentation is by a group of students from the "Design for Social Innovation" class at Musashino Art University, presenting on that very topic. Read more about their projects here. (in Japanese)

武蔵野美術大学 視覚伝達デザイン学科の生徒の皆さんが東北地方のためにデザインができることをテーマにプレゼンテーションをしてくれています。

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Social Design in Japan

BY HIROYUKI ONO
@ HEINEKEN STAR LOUNGE ON MAY 15, 2013

Hiroyuki Ono of Greenz.jp -- a web magazine that has been covering social design from around the world since 2006 -- talks about how social design can be used solve social problems in positive ways. (in Japanese with English subtitles)