Designing (In)equality

Created in collaboration with the third sector, the Inequality Institute challenges attitudes and outlooks on inequality. By creating engaging and playful spaces for open conversation, people can further their understanding of the causes of inequality, develop their empathic skills and, ultimately take concrete action towards a fairer society.

Client/Collaborator
Oxfam and DFID
Time
2015
Based In
UK
Output
Experience Design

The Challenge

In the last fifty years the gap between rich and poor has dramatically grown, making income inequality a defining challenge of our time. Inequality has developed from the workings of unrestricted capitalism and broken institutions, propped up by failing democracies lacking strong worker’s rights. But what can be done to tackle such systemic problems?