Babak Fakhamzadeh

Babak Fakhamzadeh

Co-founder of walk · listen · create
(Netherlands / Iran / Brazil)

Founder Marŝarto23 shortlisted Online Jury 2022 Online Jury 2023 Online Jury 2024 SWS Grand Jury 2023 SWS23 shortlisted
Babak was working in ICT4D before it had a name (2001), and never really left it. Now, he can help you to get lost.

Babak brought photomarathons to Africa (2007) and won the Highway Africa new media award (2007).
He is the only three-time winner of the UN World Summit Awards; in 2012, 2017, and 2021.
In 2016, together with Agência Pública, he won, and was a runner up for, the Prêmio Jornalístico Vladimir Herzog de Anistia e Direitos Humanos. In 2017, he cooperated on work which was nominated for the Gabriel García Márquez award, and the Prêmio Petrobras de Jornalismo.

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  • Dérive app

    Dérive app facilitates Something Bigger

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 20 Jun, 2018
  • Kompl

    A whole new world; full coverage

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 28 May, 2018
  • Dérive app

    No more Facebook logins

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 21 May, 2018
  • Dérive app

    No more Facebook logins?

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 27 Apr, 2018
  • Dérive app

    X marks the spot: support for iPhone X

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 30 Dec, 2017
  • Dérive app

    Download the new Dérive app – get lost in your city

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 10 Dec, 2017
  • Dérive app

    That’s fresh: rebuilt from the ground up!

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 5 Dec, 2017
  • Post

    Fresh additions

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 25 Nov, 2017
  • walking – Babak Fakhamz...

    I am the Walker . com

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 24 Nov, 2017
  • Post

    And… we’re off!

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 23 Nov, 2017
  • Dérive app

    Bring Dérive app to the next level

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 13 Nov, 2017
  • Dérive app

    Ready for Derive Day

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 4 Sep, 2017
  • Dérive app

    Come create at the Fourth World Congress of Psychogeography

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 28 Aug, 2017
  • Dérive app

    Come test drive hosted dérives

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 18 Aug, 2017
  • Dérive app

    The tweaks are in

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 17 Aug, 2017
  • Dérive app

    Astrid Kaemmerling kicks off The Walk Discourse on Dérive Day

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 26 Jul, 2017
  • Dérive app

    Join us for Dérive Day 2017

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 2 Jul, 2017
  • Dérive app

    Come try the croissants in Poznań

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 24 Jun, 2017
  • Kompl

    Sponsor a city, any city

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 9 Jun, 2017
  • Kompl

    We felt the need, the need for speed

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 7 Jun, 2017