Design in action!
Dossier related to World Design Day (WDD), a day established by the International Council of Graphic Design Associations (Icograda), now ico-D, to celebrate design and mark its founding on 27 April 1963.
The goal of WDD is to challenge designers to reflect deeply on the well-being of people within their local environments and to find innovative solutions to local needs by using design as a vehicle to honour diversity, transcend borders and improve quality of life.
Participants worldwide are invited to gather, innovate and live out a moment of design by organizing public events and initiatives on 27 April each year. This year, participants can use the hashtags #WDD2018 and and the tag @theicod on Twitter and Instagram and also take part in a special Facebook page.
Selection of nacional and internacional institutions and professional associations that promote the Design.
Documentation (reports, regulations, studies, etc.) related to design as a profession.
Selection of the main documentation centers and libraries about Design.
Selection on specialized and academic resources on design (databases, journals, etc.).
Access to other resources and initiatives of interest.