Reaching vulnerable populations worldwide

The Ideas Box is a mobile and flexible tool used to reach populations lacking access to culture, especially the most vulnerable: young, unstable, migrants, rural populations, etc. Whether in developed countries or in underserved areas, the Ideas Box can play a major role in spreading education and culture and enable libraries to reach new users.

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Humanitarian situations & refugee populations

Whenever a catastrophe or conflict occurs, international aid traditionally aims at addressing immediate pressing needs for food, shelter, health care and clothing. Once these priorities have been met, communities need a way to forge social ties and develop resilience for the struggles that lie ahead. By providing access to the Internet, books, films and theater, and educational resources, the Ideas Box empowers communities to pave foundations for a self-reliant future.

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Education & creativity

Ideas Box is a very powerful tool for enhancing education and fostering creativity  in and out of school. As a resource area for teachers, the box can also accommodate entire classes for class or tutoring sessions. Teachers who use the box note an increase in the curiosity and creativity of their students. Since November 2014, the Ideas Box program is part of WISE accelerator.

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