MDes, Strategic Foresight and Innovation (2020)
Asia Clarke is an international development professional, consultant, and strategist who is passionate about re-envisioning futures.
Asia loves working in communities and has been a leader in economic empowerment international development projects professionally for the past 7 years in Canada, Dominica, Trinidad, eSwatini and Ghana.
Asia Clarke is experienced in strategy development, monitoring, evaluation, and communications for businesses and non-governmental organizations.
Asia holds a MDes in Strategic Foresight and Innovation program from OCAD University. Her major research project “Grassroots Futures: Identifying Long-term Sustainability Solutions with Grassroots NGOs in Ghana” explores the potential future impact of digital economies and other global trends will have on Grassroots NGOs in Ghana and the communities they serve.
Asia Clarke also is a successful entrepreneur, whose business Wild Moon Jewelry has been featured in major publications such as Elle Canada, Essence Magazine and Afropunk Online. She aspires to be a leading voice in imagining African diaspora digital futures through the use of participatory and inclusive foresight methodologies.