Active participation in social and community programs is in the DNA of Arkki. Around the world, Arkki works with many different partners including UNICEF, Save The Children Fund, Helsinki City Planning Office, Ho Chi Minh Department of Planning and Architecture, Saigon Innovation Hub, Christina Noble’s Children Foundation, and many other Organizations dedicated to supporting children.
Arkki Thailand will continue Arkki’s strong tradition of providing creative education and 21st century skills to disadvantaged children and youth around the world.
CHILDREN-PARTICIPATORY IN DESIGNING THEIR FUTURE CITY
In Finland, Arkki works frequently with the Helsinki City Planning office for its urban planning and design projects. Most notably, Arkki students have helped design and plan the 32-hectare “Hernesaari” peninsula area to become a child-friendly residential area of Helsinki. They also participated in designing the Save the Children Headquarter in Helsinki, and many other projects.