17.5% of Malaysians aged 18 and above suffer from Diabetes Mellitus, a preventable disease. Diabetes Run is an existing social initiative designed by Asian Medical Students Association (AMSA) aims at increasing general awareness regarding the disease, as well as raising funds for other diabetes-related initiatives by the organisation. SCVenture provides a design thinking service to precisely innovate the initiative and redesign their approach to be more high impact, financially sustainable and locally known.
The overall outcome is based on the questionnaire evaluation showed that in terms of understanding 42.4% rating of 4 based on the Likert Scale. This showed a significant understanding of a majority of the students on the overall benefits and objectives that CabinBuku brings. In terms of the benefits and interest generated, a large amount of the majority, 45.5% of the students rated 5 and 36.4%, a big margin as compared to those who rate 3 and below on the Likert Scale.