Category Archives: Research + Innovation Habitat

Beirut RiverLESS at PechaKucha Night in Cleveland

On June 20th, 2019, we presented “Beirut RiverLESS” in Cleveland, Ohio during PechaKucha Night: Waterways, a groundbreaking event bringing presenters from around the world to share diverse perspectives on how communities can re-think their relationship with the world’s most important resource.

Beirut RiverLESS at PechaKucha Night in Cleveland

On June 20th, 2019, we presented “Beirut RiverLESS” in Cleveland, Ohio during PechaKucha Night: Waterways, a groundbreaking event bringing presenters from around the world to share diverse perspectives on how communities can re-think their relationship with the world’s most important resource.

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

Urban Reforestation Workshop [May 24-29]

We are partnering with Afforestt & SUGi to plant the first native urban forest in the city, through an engaging hands-on workshop delivered by Afforestt’s founder ‘Shubhendu Sharma” and Jungle Tree Expert “Gaurav Gurjar”. 15 participants will get the chance

Urban Reforestation Workshop [May 24-29]

We are partnering with Afforestt & SUGi to plant the first native urban forest in the city, through an engaging hands-on workshop delivered by Afforestt’s founder ‘Shubhendu Sharma” and Jungle Tree Expert “Gaurav Gurjar”. 15 participants will get the chance

Biomimicry: A Sustainable Design Methodology

We are happy to let you know that some members of our team have successfully completed an introductory online course on Biomimicry! The course, which was launched by the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, focused on the effective applications

Biomimicry: A Sustainable Design Methodology

We are happy to let you know that some members of our team have successfully completed an introductory online course on Biomimicry! The course, which was launched by the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, focused on the effective applications

Pest Management Control

How can we manage pests and insects through environmentally friendly measures? We are faced with a new challenge and have been looking into different methods that deal with pest management practices that are least harmful for people and our environment. Environmental

Pest Management Control

How can we manage pests and insects through environmentally friendly measures? We are faced with a new challenge and have been looking into different methods that deal with pest management practices that are least harmful for people and our environment. Environmental

CONVIVIUM home

The project is an interior design make-over of an apartment with a garden and terrace in Gemmayzeh, Beirut. Our design strategy aims to transform the space into a Living Home that embodies characteristics of biophilic design by which the natural

CONVIVIUM home

The project is an interior design make-over of an apartment with a garden and terrace in Gemmayzeh, Beirut. Our design strategy aims to transform the space into a Living Home that embodies characteristics of biophilic design by which the natural

Home of Innovation Project Completion

Home of Innovation is a new, state-of-the-art facility developed by SABIC to promote advanced product and materials solutions that address economic, environmental and social challenges. theOtherDada was assigned as the interior designer with a focus on bringing in sustainable materials and furniture

Home of Innovation Project Completion

Home of Innovation is a new, state-of-the-art facility developed by SABIC to promote advanced product and materials solutions that address economic, environmental and social challenges. theOtherDada was assigned as the interior designer with a focus on bringing in sustainable materials and furniture

theOtherDada learning about Permaculture

We are proud to announce that two of tOD’s members received their Advanced Permaculture Certificates last week! So what is permaculture? Permaculture an agricultural design system based on mimicking and using the patterns found in nature. The term refers to

theOtherDada learning about Permaculture

We are proud to announce that two of tOD’s members received their Advanced Permaculture Certificates last week! So what is permaculture? Permaculture an agricultural design system based on mimicking and using the patterns found in nature. The term refers to