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Cheap, build-it-yourself, solar-powered shelter for refugees--designed by Ikea


Currently, more than 43 million people live as 'refugees', and 3.5 million live in cheap canvas, UN-provided tents, which last no more than 6 months. But that will change in July, when Ikea Foundation and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNCHR) roll out new solar-powered shelters which can be assembled in less than four hours.

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