MIT FabLab

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, through the Centre for Bits and Atoms (CBA) are the pioneers of the FabLab Concept. In 2005 they entered into partnership with the Advanced Manufacturing Technology Strategy (AMTS), the Implementation Unit of the Department of Science and Technology (DST), in conjunction with the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) where AMTS was hosted- to roll-out FabLabs in South Africa.

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Young Engineers and Scientists of Africa (YESA)

YESA is an initiative aimed at increasing the pipeline Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Innovation (STEMI). YESA interventions operate from Grades 0-12 and are designed to supplement the national curriculum in a stimulating and challenging environment to promote creativity and innovation. All interventions are aimed at addressing the gaps in the developmental stages of providing support to learners through a broad range of activities.

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Greenside Design Center College of Design

The college is for persons that believe design can make the difference within the humane village, that is our planet. It's focus is on how

designers can interact with communities and find solutions to problems through design that enhance and improve the quality of life within

these communities. There are various projects conducted at the college and the Soshanguve FabLab participate in the "10Percent Project.

Read more about Soshanguve FabLab's participation in the 10Percent project, under their webpage.

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