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Let’s Play For Change campaign graphics – cubes with childish patterns in different colours.
Let’s Play For Change – play is a basic need
At IKEA we are serious about play. So serious that we carry out and publish some of the world’s most extensive research on the subject in the IKEA Play Report. Play is so important that the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child recognises it as one of children’s basic human rights. Sadly, many children around the world lack safe spaces to play. IKEA Foundation is teaming up with six leading children’s rights organisations and together with IKEA put play at the heart of a new good cause campaign – Let’s Play For Change.
Learn more about Let’s Play For Change
10 cute cuddly SAGOSKATT soft toys in the foreground, the winners from the previous soft toy drawing competition 2016, standing on a green textile floor with a blue background.
SAGOSKATT – it all goes to charity
Meet SAGOSKATT, the result of an annual IKEA soft toy drawing competition involving creative kids from all over the world. The 10 most unique drawings were turned into cuddly soft toys. The entire turnover will go to charity to support every child’s right to play and develop.
10 cute cuddly SAGOSKATT soft toys standing around a white sheet of paper on a green background.
Soft toy drawing competition 2017 – kids designing for kids
We are inviting all creative kids aged 0–12 to draw the soft toy of their dreams. The lucky winners will have their favourite imaginary creatures turned into real cuddly soft toys and sold in IKEA stores all over the world. The soft toy drawing competition will be held in IKEA store between 3 - 19 November 2017. Come and join in on the fun!
Let’s Play For Change campaign graphics – A store map containing cubes with childish patterns in different colours.
The power of giving twice – double the effect
When you drop your newly purchased baby or children’s toy, book, game and art & craft here. IKEA Thailand will match each children’s product dropped into the box with another one. The donation will go to Special Olympics Thailand and Handicap International to be distributed to their beneficiaries.
The IKEA Life at Home Report 2017
We travelled to 22 countries and connected with more than 22,000 people in order to understand how people really feel about life at home. We found five big battles that people all over the world are having when the things we own, and the spaces and places we define, are at odds with the people we live with. We don’t think it has to be this way, so that’s why this year’s report is called Beating the Battles.
Find out more at lifeathome.ikea.com
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PEOPLE & PLANET
A more sustainable life at home
We have loads of affordable products and solutions tohelp you live a more sustainable life at home. They may seem like small things – LED bulbs, recycling waste baskets, food storage containers and the like – but that’s the beauty of small actions: they all add up!
Explore People & Planet
A group of different IKEA recycling solutions arranged in a room