‘Facilitating’ Archive

Design Role: Facilitating: an introduction…

Facilitating regards design activities that in different ways promotes diverse stakeholders (such as citizens, NGO:s) to get involved in Framework Project and/or Local project with different aims depending on the stage of the project in which occur. Basically it seems that facilitating is always devoted to the action of making people, stakeholder, users to express [...]

Design Role: Facilitating: Ojo al Sancocho

Students from the Universidad Nacional de Colombia and the Universidad Javeriana de Bogotá participated in making maps describing the dynamics of the festival, the actors involved, the relationships with the community, the construction, and the land acquisition.

Design Role: Facilitating: Pévèle

Facilitating (the tools from participative design are used to support interaction and convergence between the parties involved…) Residences as immersions and emersions… The residences are a succession of sessions deeply rooted in a local context and remote analysis and knowledge building work. They are normally composed of 3 iterations between one-week immersions and 2 weeks [...]

Design Role: Facilitating: Xianqiao Village

Facilitating (the tools from participative design are used to support interaction and convergence between the parties involved…) The mutual understanding of stakeholders is something that really oriented the direction of the project.  And it has been one of its main difficulties. In fact most of the village island residents are less educated elder and women, [...]

Design Role: Facilitating: DOTT07

Participation was supported in different forms during Dott07. Project teams used various formats such as Design camps, explorer clubs, co-design sessions, design into schools, community awards, events, activities (urban farming) and installations. Some were more oriented to engage various stakeholders in the design process, collecting data and exploring ideas, others were more oriented in ‘doing’ [...]