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#empoderaLIVE 2019: Official Video

Don't miss the highlights of #empoderLIVE 2019: Civic Technology for Global Challenges. This year we have brought together an impressive panel of people and initiatives that have changed the way of creating impact

Bas van Abel, Founder of Fairphone, sustainable, ethical and open technology, #Empodera LIVE 2017

Bas has developed a wide range of open design based projects. One of those projects is Fairphone, founded by him, the first mobile firm ethical with both environment and people. Their mobile phones are more sustainable, the materials used don’t come from conflict zones and they ensure and respect labour rights.  Furthermore, they offer a modular design that prevents obsolescency and allows a progressive improvement through the renovation of parts.

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