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Episode 37 | Finding Holistic Design Through History

Yatin Pandya discusses his philosophy of 'holistic design' and how he seeks new solutions for India’s future.

SOCIAL DESIGN INSIGHTS
Episode 37 | Finding Holistic Design Through History
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About Yatin Pandya
Yatin Pandya is the founder and executive director of Footprints E.A.R.T.H. (Environment, Architecture, Research, Technology, Housing), an Indian professional services organization focused on research, design and promotion of more sustainable urban futures. Their work runs the gamut from architecture to campus planning to education and each project become an educational tool in a campaign to help India think differently about its built environment.

Footprints E.A.R.T.H. is also involved in recycling and up-cycling. India produces 24.7 meganewtons of urban waste per day. This waste stream could represent an unlimited supply of new building materials, providedw they can be thoughtfully reused.

Yatin Pandya is a Curry Stone Foundation Social Design Circle Honoree. Read more about it here.

Credits

Social Design Insights would like to thank all those who make our weekly show possible: Baruch Zeichner, our sound engineer, Donna Read, for producing our video content, and Taryn Turner, Director of the Curry Stone Foundation, for pulling everything together.