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Malaika / Slum Home Safety System


Malaika is a community bases slum Safety System. It is a service built around a smart alert system.
By subscribing the family will be provided with a home safety device, consisting of 2 components who will live on the inside and the outside of the door. In case of a fire incident, the device will alert the neighborhood, as well as a trained and equipped first fire responder. Together they can help out immediately – before the situation is getting out of hand. Every household under the wings of malaika will be assigned it's 3-word-adresse. The device will also brighten up the today dark and scary alleyways of the slum.


Umeå Institute of Design

Umeå Institute of Design
Umeå Universtiy
Umeå, Sweden

Rebecca Daum,
Umeå Institute of Design

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