Andrea Couvert moved to Cape Town 8 years ago from Turin, Italy. Having worked in social co-operatives and development agencies for over 15 years, he has an extensive experience in developing communication projects such as documentaries, magazines and multimedia exhibitions. In South Africa he has been volunteering with an NGO working with refugees, has worked as project manager at an IT Co-operative, then became graphic designer and art director at Themediachilli and is now director and founder of the communication agency Slowdesign.