Tag Archives: Water

April 21, CO-DESIGNING WITH THE VILLAGERS & PRESENTATION OF PROTOTYPES by Alin Sukey

The last hard-working day at “El 20” was full of lessons, pretty interesting activities and beautiful moments! Since we arrived to the village, every morning we used to wake up around 7.30 am to make the queue for take a bucket shower with water from the well of Doña Rosa´s house. I have to confess everyday I was […]

ALM 2015, course description and objectives

In 2015, Aalto LAB Mexico is one out of three case studies of Sustainable Global Technologies course in Aalto University. Therefore, the program is as follows: PHASE 1: Preparation – September to December 2014 SGT Studio course preparations and design, defining workshop objectives, call for applications for Aalto students, selecting the students. Aalto students took […]

WATER AS A KEY ELEMENT

Water is the resource that most abounds on Earth, however, it is also one of the basic needs that is out of reach for a lot of people. But having too much water can be just as harmful as having no water. We also have to be conscious about the resources where the water is […]

First steps of the water project are taken!

This is the first post about the Aalto Lab Mexico water project. We aim to help to solve water related issues in rural mayan community located in Calakmul. At the moment we are still trying to understand the big picture about water related problems in the community. Last wednesday we had a session with Jussi […]