DESIGN WEEK 2019
Since launching in December of 2015, Design Week Addis Ababa (DWAA) has become the most anticipated design event in East Africa. It offers a distinctly collaborative platform for creative, cultural, and commercial engagement;
- To create a sustainable platform for cultural and creative engagement.
- To highlight Ethiopia’s best innovations and innovators across industries.
- To provide economic opportunities to both emerging and established artists, artisans, innovators, technologists, designers, and creatives.
- To serve as a global brand ambassador for the creative industries in Ethiopia.
This year’s event aims to strengthen the country’s creative industries by facilitating opportunities for knowledge exchange and technical development through workshops, panel discussions, exhibitions, and other interactive events and activities.