AKKA’s founder Stephanie Akkaoui Hughes writes another article for the October issue of the Gulf Times. In this article, Stephanie explores how design is innovating the world of refugees.
Based on a meeting with Jordanian architect Abeer Seikaly, Hughes captures in this article their discussion about Seikaly’s ongoing work for a sustainable tent that collects rainwater, folds up for easy transport and stores solar energy, all in all, a new form or architecture.
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The Gulf Times is the most read newspaper in Qatar. Originally founded in 1978 in the capital of Qatar, Doha, it is one of four english language newspapers in the country. http://www.gulf-times.com.