This cookbook is a collection of recipes for action. There is information, provocations, prompts, and other calls to action. 

Ideas for Humanity:
a Cookbook for Planetary Health

The Global Design Studio continues to address non-trivial issues that connect participants in different parts of the world through a concern for planetary health.

This project has a design-led focus on developing actionable strategies for a beneficial, sustainable, holistic relationship with the earth, its diverse peoples, its flora and fauna, addressing some of the documented risks to our interconnected ecologies.


global design studio

Ideas for Humanity: a Cookbook for Planetary Health

This website is part of Melbourne Design Week 2021, an initiative of the Victorian Government in collaboration with the NGV. 

The theme is Design the World You Want’ 

Explore the full program at

studio partners

UAL / LCC London

RMIT Melbourne

Elisava Barcelona

70 Students

3 Universities

10 Days

12 Ideas