About

Update: You can download the completed thesis here. This blog is dedicated to documentation of the research and design process of Leyla Nasibova‘s MA thesis project that aims to explore potential of collaboration in social transformation. The goal of the project

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About

Update: You can download the completed thesis here. This blog is dedicated to documentation of the research and design process of Leyla Nasibova‘s MA thesis project that aims to explore potential of collaboration in social transformation. The goal of the project

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Selected to be part of the World Design Capital 2014 programme!

Back in July soon after joining with Aidbrella, the project was submitted as a nominee to WDC Cape Town 2014. And last week we got an email saying that the project was selected to take part! We’re very excited about

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Selected to be part of the World Design Capital 2014 programme!

Back in July soon after joining with Aidbrella, the project was submitted as a nominee to WDC Cape Town 2014. And last week we got an email saying that the project was selected to take part! We’re very excited about

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Thesis ready, pdf link!

And it happened! Thesis is submitted, and the project continues full speed. Full PDF of the thesis can be downloaded from here. The Abstract of the thesis follows: This thesis investigates collaboration and partnership in public good sector. It explores

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Thesis ready, pdf link!

And it happened! Thesis is submitted, and the project continues full speed. Full PDF of the thesis can be downloaded from here. The Abstract of the thesis follows: This thesis investigates collaboration and partnership in public good sector. It explores

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Joining forces with Aidbrella

We found each-other about 3 months ago and we’re excited to work together. Read more about Aidbrella here http://www.aidbrella.org/.    

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Joining forces with Aidbrella

We found each-other about 3 months ago and we’re excited to work together. Read more about Aidbrella here http://www.aidbrella.org/.    

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Synthesis done!

Synthesis finished about a week ago, thanks for space and care LeGroup!  Next weeks: another iteration of a prototype and writing away!

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Synthesis done!

Synthesis finished about a week ago, thanks for space and care LeGroup!  Next weeks: another iteration of a prototype and writing away!

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Participatory Design Workshop: Street People Forum

Once insights from interviews of over 15 different organisations were distilled and synthesised it was time to take the next step in framework development in a participatory design session. It was truly fascinating to be able to work on that day with leaders of three

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Participatory Design Workshop: Street People Forum

Once insights from interviews of over 15 different organisations were distilled and synthesised it was time to take the next step in framework development in a participatory design session. It was truly fascinating to be able to work on that day with leaders of three

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Building an Elevator Pitch

Though the framework developed in this project is long way from getting a name, it’s at the stage where the core of the concept is in place and thus a first elevator pitch could be built. This is a very

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Building an Elevator Pitch

Though the framework developed in this project is long way from getting a name, it’s at the stage where the core of the concept is in place and thus a first elevator pitch could be built. This is a very

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Interview: Mamelani & Youth Forum

(Image source : Mamelani) Many roads of this research led to an organisation called Mamelani from interviews, I kept hearing: “Mamelani gathers organisations for dialogue and collaboration”; “Mamelani is the one who’s good at speaking with government”; “Mamelani was created out of a need to

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Interview: Mamelani & Youth Forum

(Image source : Mamelani) Many roads of this research led to an organisation called Mamelani from interviews, I kept hearing: “Mamelani gathers organisations for dialogue and collaboration”; “Mamelani is the one who’s good at speaking with government”; “Mamelani was created out of a need to

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Interview: Homestead & Street Children’s forum

The Homestead Projects for Street Children aims  “to help Street Children reconstruct their shattered lives and learn to trust again.” Projects of Homestead reach children at different levels: Early Intervention, Street Outreach, Drop-in Centres, First Phase child & youth care

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Interview: Homestead & Street Children’s forum

The Homestead Projects for Street Children aims  “to help Street Children reconstruct their shattered lives and learn to trust again.” Projects of Homestead reach children at different levels: Early Intervention, Street Outreach, Drop-in Centres, First Phase child & youth care

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Interview: Carpenter’s Shop

The Carpenter’s Shop provides short-term rehabilitation services, training and accommodation to people in need so that they can re-integrate into society. The organization offers support at three different levels of development: showers for people living on streets , skill training

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Interview: Carpenter’s Shop

The Carpenter’s Shop provides short-term rehabilitation services, training and accommodation to people in need so that they can re-integrate into society. The organization offers support at three different levels of development: showers for people living on streets , skill training

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Interview: Salesian Institute Youth Projects

Salesian Institute Youth Projects (SIYP) address street children and youth at risk. In a fascinating wide-hall building where Salesians have been working with youth since 1910 currently there are four projects for youth: – Dan Basco Hostel – a year-

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Interview: Salesian Institute Youth Projects

Salesian Institute Youth Projects (SIYP) address street children and youth at risk. In a fascinating wide-hall building where Salesians have been working with youth since 1910 currently there are four projects for youth: – Dan Basco Hostel – a year-

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