a small board (45 x 35 cm) becomes seat, table and school bag in one = passport for education.
All nomad pupils need is a portable bag made basically of a wooden board: one side is the writing desk, the back side has a leather seat to sit on; between seat and table there is a pocket for pencils, notebooks, books. Nothing else needed — besides a teacher . . . and school can begin.
The project is financed by the association AmiMali e.V. Donations are welcome. Communities interested in the Mobile Device feel free to email AmiMali e.V. I am personally very curious how this mobile device will look in different cultures.
More images can be found on the ar2com – kommunikative archietktur aus darmstadt.
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