UN Orders 10,000 IKEA Flat-Pack Shelters for Refugees

UN Orders 10,000 IKEA Flat-Pack Shelters for Refugees
Design

The innovative Better Shelter structures represent a major milestone in humanitarian design

Janet Burns
  • 30 march 2015

This week, the IKEA Foundation announced the results of its ongoing collaboration with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR): a plan to provide the UNHCR with 10,000 flat-pack Better Shelter units for refugee and disaster aid through IKEA’s Housing for All Foundation.

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