FITNESS FIRST - Design a Holistic Wellness Centre
Having tripled globally and increased almost five times in children and adolescents, since 1975, Obesity has now become a global phenomenon, affecting people of all ages, from all social groups in both developed and developing countries.
Its predominance, increasing at an alarming rate, obesity today is responsible for 8% of global deaths.
Followed by a long list of myths and constantly being misunderstood, how can we stop the blame game and re-evaluate our approach in addressing this complex, global health problem?
How can we respond to this global health crisis?
How can we bridge the gap between community and wellbeing?
As a solution, how can this be community focused, inclusive and age appropriate? Does the fact that most lifestyle diseases including obesity, lack a specific prerequisite, but is rather reflective of the way we live, mean that we start as young as possible?
How far would creating and expanding awareness and guidance work as a solution toward growing health concerns? How can it be made accessible and wholesome?
Design challenge : Develop a solution for a Centre of Wellness, a space that encourages, simplifies, informs and guides holistic community health.
To be announced.
Prize pool of worth 18,000$
First Prize: 5000$ (For students and professionals)
Runner Up: 6 x 1000$ (For students and professionals)
People’s Choice: 4 x 400$ (Open for all)
Honorable Mention x 12: 450$ Each
Registration Closes: 26th Oct, 2020
Submission Deadline: 10th Nov, 2020
Result Announcement: 7th Jan, 2021
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