Reducing Vulnerabilities to Natural Hazards and Climate Change in Caribbean Communities

The Canada Caribbean Disaster Risk Management (CCDRM) Fund and Global Affairs Canada (GAC) partner with Solo Studio to produce a short documentary. The film addresses some success stories on reducing vulnerabilities to natural hazards and climate change with a focus on emergency telecommunications, food security, mangrove restoration, climate smart technology in agriculture and shelter retrofitting […]

Research – Published by the Design Research Society

The Barbados Community College’s BFA Programme in Graphic Design has been in existence for over 20 years. The year 2009 marked a shift in design application, with pockets of students using graphic design as a catalyst to develop products that are potentially marketable. The current economic climate has made it harder for students to be […]

Ankara Emporium

The Ankara fabric is historically made from 100% cotton and Dutch wax since the 19th century. It was brought to Indonesia and was denied by its people but embraced in West and Central Africa. This signature style of bold and colourful prints is internationally known as Ankara and has been transformed into an African fashion […]