IDEA International, Tokyo, 2009
These two footballs have been designed for IDEA Root, a label created by IDEA International for sustainable, social and environmental friendly products.The football is produced with fair trade companies in Pakistan, while the cotton bag, the football comes with, is made and printed by a handicapped center in Japan. The ball is available in two different styles telling a different story. For World Wide Peace, white doves, a well known peace symbol, are flying from the southpole to the northpole being a metaphor for a peaceful bond between different countries, nations and cultures. For Diverse Nature, different silhouettes of leaves stand for the importance of protecting natural diversity for a clean and healthy future environment.