Healing Center, Amman

  • Syrian NGO serving women and children who suffered severely traumatic injuries in the Syrian conflict, such as amputations and paralysis
  • The center’s offerings: prosthetics, physiotherapy, psychological care and informal educational services
  • ROW and 3Dmena provided science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM) education through digital fabrication
  • Objectives:
    • Inspire interest in science and technology and develop skills around innovation, problem solving, and creativity
    • Strengthen the children’s self-reliance by enabling them to develop solutions for problems they face in everyday life (e.g. DIY improvements to assistive devices)