Category Archives: Initiatives + Jury

Native Urban Forests in Beirut

From May 24th to 29th theOtherDada partnered with the social enterprise, Afforestt, to plant over 1,200 trees from 16 different native species in Beirut, as part of an Urban Afforestation Workshop. Through utilizing the innovative Miyawaki Technique the forests created

Native Urban Forests in Beirut

From May 24th to 29th theOtherDada partnered with the social enterprise, Afforestt, to plant over 1,200 trees from 16 different native species in Beirut, as part of an Urban Afforestation Workshop. Through utilizing the innovative Miyawaki Technique the forests created

Beirut RiverLESS: Community Focus Group

As part of our Beirut RiverLESS initiative and in collaboration with The Chain Effect, we organized a community focus group session in Badguer, Bourj Hammoud on Satuday, February 2nd 2019. The session started by introducing the collaborating organizations, and an

Beirut RiverLESS: Community Focus Group

As part of our Beirut RiverLESS initiative and in collaboration with The Chain Effect, we organized a community focus group session in Badguer, Bourj Hammoud on Satuday, February 2nd 2019. The session started by introducing the collaborating organizations, and an

Here is our 2016 Newsletter!

2016 was a very active year at theOtherDada; Let’s go over some of our highlights! Click Here

Here is our 2016 Newsletter!

2016 was a very active year at theOtherDada; Let’s go over some of our highlights! Click Here

Karantina Public Garden Installation

TandemWorks [TW] invited us to serve on the jury for a competition to design a public play installation. TW collaborated with Beirut-based landscape architects Zeina Kronfol and Pamela Haydamous on commissioning a permanent installation dedicated to children and adults of all ages

Karantina Public Garden Installation

TandemWorks [TW] invited us to serve on the jury for a competition to design a public play installation. TW collaborated with Beirut-based landscape architects Zeina Kronfol and Pamela Haydamous on commissioning a permanent installation dedicated to children and adults of all ages

Jury @ South by South West

After our participation in last year’s Place by Design Competition in the Resilience category, we were happy to serve as jurors for this year’s candidates. We reviewed dozens of inspirational projects with tremendous positive social and environmental impact! One of

Jury @ South by South West

After our participation in last year’s Place by Design Competition in the Resilience category, we were happy to serve as jurors for this year’s candidates. We reviewed dozens of inspirational projects with tremendous positive social and environmental impact! One of

Middle East Leadership Initiative Nomination

Thanks to our work in the environmental and social entrepreneurship field, Adib Dada has been nominated for the Middle East Leadership Initiative 5th class, an initiative by The Aspen Institute! Conducted over 18 months, the Middle East Leadership Initiative (MELI)

Middle East Leadership Initiative Nomination

Thanks to our work in the environmental and social entrepreneurship field, Adib Dada has been nominated for the Middle East Leadership Initiative 5th class, an initiative by The Aspen Institute! Conducted over 18 months, the Middle East Leadership Initiative (MELI)

GOOD Magazine announced The 2016 GOOD 100, and we’re in it!

GOOD Magazine’s 2016 “GOOD 100” list captures 100 individuals who are improving the world through creativity and innovation. We’re glad to announce that Adib Dada, Founder and Lead Architect at theOtherDada, is included in The 2016 GOOD 100 list for

GOOD Magazine announced The 2016 GOOD 100, and we’re in it!

GOOD Magazine’s 2016 “GOOD 100” list captures 100 individuals who are improving the world through creativity and innovation. We’re glad to announce that Adib Dada, Founder and Lead Architect at theOtherDada, is included in The 2016 GOOD 100 list for

theOtherDada’s newsletter 2015

Better late than never… Here are some of our 2015 highlights! This year we’ve been very active in tackling some of the emergent issues concerning the degraded environment in Beirut city. We managed to participate in several initiatives to encourage habitat

theOtherDada’s newsletter 2015

Better late than never… Here are some of our 2015 highlights! This year we’ve been very active in tackling some of the emergent issues concerning the degraded environment in Beirut city. We managed to participate in several initiatives to encourage habitat