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Designing Dublin: Learning to Learn is…

A learning initiative
Mixing volunteers with City Council staff
Applying design processes and tools
Action-packed and solution-driven
Rigorous and iterative
About leadership and entrepreneurship
Real and transparent
Engaging citizens in conversation and participation
Using Dublin as a living laboratory

Designing Dublin: Learning to Learn is a Design Twentyfirst Century project, supported by the Creative Dublin Alliance in partnership with Dublin City Council.

Between September and November 2009, Design Twentyfirst Century ran the first Designing Dublin: Learning to Learn project, entitled ‘Finding the Hidden Potential of Place’ in Clongriffin, located in Dublin’s North Fringe.

Over the course of the twelve weeks the team followed a project path that involved research, ideation, project identification and prototyping with the residents of Clongriffin.

The project outcomes were…

To learn more about how the team worked and the project outcomes, watch our video.

The team is currently working on Designing Dublin 2.0 – Love the City, a project based in Dublin’s City Centre.