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Labs for System Change: Event Report
Design

Labs for System Change: Event Report

The Labs for System Change report is our humble attempt to capture the overwhelming richness of the conversations that took place both within the co…
26 May 2014MaRs
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Designing a Social Innovation Exchange for India
Collaboration

Designing a Social Innovation Exchange for India

by Ipsita Mitra from Design Public Design Public is a series of conversations about design and innovation in the public interest. The Social Innovat…
17 March 2014Ipsita Mitra
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MASS Design: Beyond the building
Design

MASS Design: Beyond the building

MASS Design Group began in 2008 during the design and building of the Butaro District Hospital in Rwanda; a project of Partners In Health and the Rw…
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16 February 2014MASS Design Group
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Understanding social and public labs
Capacity Building

Understanding social and public labs

This article was originally writted by Geoff Mulgan on the Nesta website.I've written a paper looking at the various social and public labs I’ve c…
12 February 2014Geoff Mulgan
SIX Global Council
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Design in Public and Social Innovation
Design

Design in Public and Social Innovation

What’s going right and what’s going wrong? Is design a key to more efficient and effective public services, or a costly luxury, good for confere…
8 January 2014Geoff Mulgan at Nesta
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Collaborative services in informal settlements. A social innovation case in a pacified favela in Rio de Janeiro
Collaboration

Collaborative services in informal settlements. A social innovation case in a pacified favela in Rio de Janeiro

This Social Frontier paper was originally published by Nesta.Informal settlements are complex social ecosystems, characterized by their lack of basi…
16 December 2013Carla Cipolla, Patricia Melo, and Ezio Manzini
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Design for the Ingenuity of Ageing: New Roles of Designers in Democratic Innovation
Ageing

Design for the Ingenuity of Ageing: New Roles of Designers in Democratic Innovation

This Social Frontier paper was originally published by Nesta.Can designers change inherent ageism through the engagement of older people in the desi…
16 December 2013Yanki Lee, Denny Ho, and Albert Tsang
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From engaging to empowering people, a set of co-design experiments with a service design perspective
Citizen Participation

From engaging to empowering people, a set of co-design experiments with a service design perspective

This Social Frontier report was originally published by Nesta.Local communities in cities, confronted with a lack of services inside a city, are see…
16 December 2013Daria Cantù and Daniela Selloni
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Resource: The Creative Spark: Krista Donaldson, Social Innovation Designer
Design

Resource: The Creative Spark: Krista Donaldson, Social Innovation Designer

Can great design solve the problems of the developing world? Krista Donaldson, CEO of D-Rev, believes that by combining emerging technology with des…
SIX
26 September 2013
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Public and Collaborative: Exploring the Intersection of Design, Social Innovation and Public Policy
Collaboration

Public and Collaborative: Exploring the Intersection of Design, Social Innovation and Public Policy

An interesting phenomenon is emerging worldwide: more and more people are organizing to solve daily problems together and are collaborating with eac…
26 September 2013Ezio Manzini and Eduardo Staszowski, DESIS Network
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