Karawo Research Group
Background the research
Goals of the Karawo study
・Sustainable development of traditional manufacturing industry “Karawo”
・Inheriting tradition and culture on “Karawo” to next generations
・Fostering healthy, creative, culturally rich, and socially connected communities
First, we will perform the following “Basic research” activities.
- Learning about the historical, cultural, method, and design of Karawo.
- Social and economic research of communities of Karawo workers.
- Identifying technical and design issues.
- Health assessment research of Karawo workers.
Transdisciplinary Practical Research
Evaluating the TDCOP activities regarding 1) the sustainable development of the traditional manufacturing industry and its successor, 2) the effects of TDCOP on society, 3) the new design development, market development, etc., and 4) the health conditions of Karawo makers.