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Social franchise in a box

By Heather Parker

In a world with no landline phones, mobile phones are a big part of life. But if there’s also no national power grid, finding ways to charge those phones can become an even bigger part of life. Another case study Among the consequences are the fact that people choose phones according to battery life, passing […]

Inside | Heather Parker


Heather Parker is a journalist, editor, UCT MBA-graduate and lover of her home city, Cape Town. She’s also the Legacy Officer in the World Design Capital 2014 team at the City of Cape Town. The team is working with the City to identify and further develop design-thinking culture within City structures. Heather clearly loves her job.