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(Re)designing governance for social change – SDS

This paper explores how we can rethink governance to… 

  • 26. Mar
  • 615
  • 1

A Rough Guide to the Shift Surrey Approach

Shift Surrey was undertaken by officers in the council,… 

  • 26. Mar
  • 584
  • 0

Changing behaviour by design – report

This report by the UK Design Council offers an introduction… 

  • 25. Mar
  • 613
  • 0

Co-production: Right here, Right now – Nesta

This report examines how people's needs are better met when… 

  • 22. Mar
  • 664
  • 0

Design for public good & social impact – Issuu magazine collection

This is a magazine collection on Issuu dedicated to… 

  • 25. Mar
  • 2K
  • 6

Design for Social Innovation publication – SDS

This paper presents and compares the results of 2 parallel… 

  • 26. Mar
  • 453
  • 0

Design in the Public Sector: Lessons from applying design approaches in the public sector

This 2018 summary report by the UK Design Council is about… 

  • 25. Mar
  • 506
  • 0

Design Out Crime: Case Studies

This resource details 20 detailed case studies where… 

  • 25. Mar
  • 482
  • 0

Design Out Crime: Schools

This guide stems from the Schools Project, which explored… 

  • 25. Mar
  • 467
  • 0

Design Out Shoplifting report

Design Out Shoplifting was a student challenge to generate… 

  • 25. Mar
  • 492
  • 0

Designing for Cities – free ebook by O’reilly

This report will provide you with background, examples, and… 

  • 25. Mar
  • 473
  • 1

Designing for Respect – free ebook by O’reilly

With this O’Reilly report, you’ll examine the subject… 

  • 25. Mar
  • 538
  • 0

Designing for Social Impact – free ebook by O’reilly

This O'Reilly report explains how designers can use their… 

  • 25. Mar
  • 635
  • 0

Designing Out Crime: A Designers’ Guide

It is a practical guide about how the design of products,… 

  • 25. Mar
  • 671
  • 0

European Public Sector Innovation Scoreboard 2013 – report

This report aims to capture and present public sector… 

  • 23. Mar
  • 495
  • 0

Health for People, by People and with People – Nesta

This report shows how healthcare can combine the best… 

  • 22. Mar
  • 676
  • 0

How innovation agencies work – Nesta

This report considers how governments can get better at… 

  • 22. Mar
  • 424
  • 0

i-teams: The teams and funds making innovation happen in governments around the world – Nesta

This report tells the stories of 20 teams, units and funds… 

  • 22. Mar
  • 556
  • 0

Implementing an Action Plan for Design-Driven Innovation – Design For Europe

This report captures how Design For Europe will implement… 

  • 23. Mar
  • 549
  • 0

Innovation in the Public Sector – Nesta

This paper lays out the key transformations in process and… 

  • 22. Mar
  • 457
  • 0

Made in China: Makerspaces and the search for mass innovation – Nesta

This report analyses the trends that are driving the maker… 

  • 22. Mar
  • 475
  • 1

People helping people: lessons learnt – Nesta

This report details findings from Nesta and the Cabinet… 

  • 22. Mar
  • 611
  • 0

People Powered Commissioning: embedding innovation in practice – Nesta

This report offers practical learning and evidence on what… 

  • 22. Mar
  • 449
  • 0

Publications – Public & Collaborative NYC

Public and Collaborative NYC is a program of activities,… 

  • 26. Mar
  • 552
  • 0

Publications by Helsinki Design Lab

Helsinki Design Lab was an initiative by Sitra, The Finnish… 

  • 26. Mar
  • 612
  • 0

Publications by Strategic design Scenarios – Issuu

This is a collection of publications covering topics like… 

  • 26. Mar
  • 442
  • 0

Purposeful Design for Homes and Communities report

In response to the UK government’s Housing White Paper,… 

  • 25. Mar
  • 448
  • 0

Resource Guides by GrantCraft

A comprehensive list of resource guidebooks relating to… 

  • 27. Mar
  • 753
  • 0

Restarting Britain: design and public services – report

Poorly designed services cost the UK a great deal.… 

  • 25. Mar
  • 483
  • 0

Service Design Network – books & reports

A curated reading list of relevant and insightful content… 

  • 23. Mar
  • 436
  • 0

Social finance in the UK: designing the experience for ventures – report

Social Finance in the UK: designing the experience for… 

  • 25. Mar
  • 433
  • 0

Social innovation policy in Europe: where next? – Nesta

This report outlines what a field of social innovation… 

  • 22. Mar
  • 447
  • 0

The Open Book of Social Innovation – Nesta

This report describes the methods and tools for social… 

  • 22. Mar
  • 628
  • 0

Toolkit PSS – SDS

This toolkit publication presents the development of… 

  • 26. Mar
  • 775
  • 0

Trends and Challenges in Public Sector Innovation in Europe

This report from Design For Europe outlines the trends and… 

  • 23. Mar
  • 612
  • 0

What does it take to go big? Insights on scaling social innovation – Nesta

This report shares lessons and practical insights from the… 

  • 22. Mar
  • 441
  • 0

When Small is Beautiful: Lessons from highly innovative smaller countries – Nesta

When it comes to innovation, big countries loom large in… 

  • 22. Mar
  • 461
  • 0

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