fab labs are not only about technology
Machines, tools and consumables
Sharing knowledge and best practices
1600 (and counting) labs
We work with NGO's, companies and universities alike
Terre des hommes (Tdh) is the leading Swiss organisation for children’s aid. In 2018, we provided assistance to over four million children and members of their communities in more than 40 countries through our health, protection and emergency relief programmes.
Formed in 2009 to facilitate and support the growth of the international fab lab network as well as the development of regional capacity-building organizations. The Fab Foundation is a US non-profit 501(c) 3 organization that emerged from MIT’s Center for Bits & Atoms Fab Lab Program.
Established in 1951, IOM is the leading inter-governmental organization in the field of migration and works closely with governmental, intergovernmental and non-governmental partners.
UNIGE collaborates on research around best practices and the kinds of solutions fab labs can bring to the most vulnerable populations
Meraki labs develops innovative solutions for migration and displacement, and has experience in many countries aroudn the globe
Fab Connections created fab labs in many locations, and runs projects on education and development of resources for the network
Keolid is based in Burkina Faso, offering eduction, incubation and access to digital services. They are developing a country wide fab lab project for youth in conjunction with the learning centers