World 78

Following the 2008 recession in World 78, market uprise in estate sales, over abundance of fabric waste, and a higher demand in the workforce than supply, a new industry emerges: ‘faBRICK’ building. Fabric is used to create construction materials for houses, as an alternative to deforestation, global warming and to create more job opportunities.

This turns into a new system of markets, centred around the countries and their neighbours. Hierarchically, these do not play into regional markets, but are part of a larger global market, where workforce and skillset development is favoured over goods trade.

What if …

a new industry emerges: ‘faBRICK’ building?

Inspiration:

the 2008 economic recession, shortage of jobs, higher deprecation of natural resources and based on the technological advances of architectural eco-research, and creation of alternaties for stirofoam based on mushroom

This World was contributed by Stefan Feldiorean and Marius Virag (located in London, UK) using a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International licence which allows others to share and adapt the work in any medium and for any purpose, providing that they credit the author and share their material using the same Creative Commons licence.

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Published by Amy Twigger Holroyd

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