Become part of the movement to enable children as changemakers!

COMMISSION A PROGRAM

Partner with us to develop a designathon tailored to your impact objectives

SPONSOR OUR WORK

Bring a designathon to the region or communities that matter to your organization

HOST A
DESIGNATHON

Help coach or coordinate a designathon for the children in your community

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WE EMPOWER CHILDREN EVERYWHERE TO DESIGN A BETTER WORLD

Children reached

Teachers / facilitators

in our network

Countries

Designathon Works sees children as changemakers—engaged citizens, activists, scientists and inventors. Our methodology, lesson materials and network offer a pathway for children to further develop their capacity to take action for a world they want. Find out more about the possibilities.

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Our mission to reach 1 million children worldwide is supported by a committed global network of partners

Find out how you can support Designathon Works.

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Global Challenges, Local Solutions

Each designathon topic is related to its participants’ specific context, and is also nested within a bigger global challenge linked to one of the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals, such as water scarcity, poverty, deforestation, or citizenship. Learn more about the impact of our network.

What's coming up at Designathon Works?
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Sam& Kids for Kids Challenge

April to June 11th

The Kids for Kids Challenge is happening in 60 schools across the Netherlands, with the final event on June the 11th. Children come up with ideas to communicate about Sam& support for families in need.

More information here.

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Education to Inspire

Ongoing

This year Designathon Works is collaborating with Fawaka Foundation on the 'Education to Inspire' project. The project is intended to contribute to building sustainable and inclusive cocoa communities.

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Food Rescue

Ongoing

An Erasmus+ project that aims at fostering climate education as an essential element of the global response to climate change. Based on food waste as a conceptual context and combining maker education & youth participation. Read more...