Unsupported browser

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Sign up for an Award

Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.

Sign up for an award

Sign up for a Profile

Create your own profile and publish it in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.

Sign up for a profile

Learn more:

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE

Present your project for free and win your share of EUR 50,000 in prize money.

Publish your project

My Tova / My Tova

My Tova
My Tova

In many schools there is a lack of basic facilities such as chairs and tables where most children walk a significant distance to reach the school. My design helps to improve this everyday problem for kids. This design is a multi-functional backpack for primary school children that itself opens into a padded stool with a board to press on while working. It is an easily transportable, flat-plack design with only three loose parts that can be assembled without any screws. A backpack that transforms into a padded stool - it can easily create an improved learning environment anywhere without being restricted to the four walls of a classroom.

University

Cape Peninsula University of Technology

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Cape Town, South Africa

Colleen Cocotos,
Cape Peninsula University of Tech