They have created a global movement which is demonstrating that there is an alternative to a throw away society while at the same time highlighting the barriers to repairing that are still faced.
Janet Gunter & Ugo Vallauri
The Restart Project
Janet & Ugo co-founded London based social enterprise The Restart Project which is taking on the consumer electronics industry at a grassroots level. They initiate community fixing events where volunteers help others mend and maintain their appliances and devices in order to reduce waste and consumption.