Social Impact Project for Fashion Product Design with Experience in Upcycle Materials


How This Works

In the MovingWorlds Institute Global Fellowship, you will learn how to advance your for-good career while getting hands on experience on projects like this one.

Project Description and Impact

We are in the ethical fashion accessories business and we have a passion for empowering women artisans in our society so they can help their family have a better life. We provide vocational training to housewives and young girls who cannot continue their education so they can generate an income for themselves and their family. Specifically, we offer training related to design, creation, and sales of fashion accessories that are ethical and sustainable.

We are currently working on upscaling fashion accessories waste to create new design or new products that has economic value. We want to use materials left over from past season’s inventory to design new products for this season’s line.

Learning Opportunity

By participating in the MovingWorlds Institute, you will first learn social impact frameworks and human-centered design before putting your existing skills and new knowledge to action.In addition, this organization will expose you to new things, like:

  • You can learn about Indonesia’s market potential (a physical store and digital market platform).
  • You can also learn about Indonesia culture in everyday life.
  • You can learn about a handmade based fashion accessories company.
  • You can learn about the life of women in Indonesia and their struggles and living conditions.
  • You can connect with students at the Petra Christian University where the founder teachers.

Accommodation

For Kering Group employees applying through the Solidarity Leave Program, accommodation will be provided close to the work location.

For all other applicants, you will need to find provide your own accommodation. 

Travel Stipend

For Kering Group employees applying through the Solidarity Leave Program, you will be provided with a stipend to support 50% of international flights and in-country transportation.

For all other Experteers, you will need to provide your own transportation.

Food Stipend

For Kering Group employees applying through the Solidarity Leave Program, we will prepare breakfast, lunch and dinner with local food. This is a chance to experience the local culture too.

For all other Experteers, you will need to provide your own meals. 

Additional Benefits

We can provide:

  • Transportation to and from the airport. 
  • Local transport in the city and when visiting other areas for the program. 

About the Hosting Organization

Makarios Kreasindo is a For-profit with social mission working on Fashion.

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In Partnership With

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Funded by

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