WATCH

PechaKucha Presentation
No video for YouTube upload available.

Presenter bw gurveen 20dhaliwall

Gurveen Dhaliwal

Constituency Assistant, MLA Katrina Chen in New Westminster

Negotiating Inclusion

PRESENTED ON JUN 01, 2018
IN NEW WESTMINSTER @ VOL 19

Gurveen Dhaliwal travels back in time to illustrate how community, belonging, inclusion and all the messy stuff in between, barriers, loneliness and displacement has transformed in Queensborough’s social, political and economic landscapes (or has it?). She ends with optimism calling for New West to move towards becoming a resilient city. 

APPLAUD THIS!
Thumb 7 629781ecfa1b9b7e3258b79d5bc6ba491ed62d654429

Community and Art

BY BERNARDO DIAZ
IN DALLAS

In his presentation, Bernardo Diaz describes the program he developed to connect his students with some of the city's community centers. (in English)

Thumb slide19

Designing Inclusion

BY TRACY KUNKLER
@ VOL 8 ON JUL 31, 2015

What if complex socio-political/economic systems mimicked natural systems? Would they be more sustainable? More equitable?

Tracy Kunkler, principal at the social enterprise consulting firm, Social Profit Strategies, described at PechaKucha Night Asheville: "The Art of Science" a governance model called "Circle Forward." It is a consent-based system of governance that attempts to connect bridge  complex webs of people and organizations in a sustainable way.

Thumb 12

Bringing Designers together with AIGA

BY ALEJANDRA SOUTH
@ VOL 14 ON OCT 15, 2016

AIGA is an organization of professionals, students, and design enthusiasts with an interest in helping the design community grow. AIGA El Paso helps disseminate the national message of diversity and inclusion at the local level and works to make design accessible to everyone. AIGA wants to play a role in local government though improved design practices and providing resources that help elevate projects within the community. Alejandra South explains.

Thumb dia2

What can we learn from M-pesa: The global leader in mobile money

BY WANJIKU GITHEGI
@ VOL 33 ON MAY 22, 2017

How can technology empower people? Wanjiku Githegi believes that financial sector development and financial inclusion can empower individuals. She talks about M-pesa in Kenya, which empowers each Kenyan irrespective of social class, gender or educational background.

Thumb folie01

Spotlight

BY MARCEL ALBER
@ VOL 13 ON NOV 30, 2017

Marcel Alber ist Leiter der Werkstatt für Gestaltung. Eines seiner Projekte ist ein wertvolles Inklusionsprojekt, mit dem Ziel, geistig und körperlich behinderten Personen den (Wieder-)Einstieg in den allgemeinen Arbeitsmarkt zu erleichtern. Er dreht pro Jahr dazu 8 - 9 Filme...
www.wefuge.de

Thumb slide163

CommuniTEA Infusion: A Community Building Experience

BY PAIGE REEVES
@ VOL 29 ON OCT 24, 2017

Paige Reeves and Larry James share their experience as part of the CommuniTEA project, in which a rebuilt and beautified Volkswagen van creates inclusive ‘pop up’ town square atmospheres where people gather, chat, and share in community over a cup of tea.

Thumb chastain 20slide 201

A Study of Community

BY PECHAKUCHA PENSACOLA
@ VOL 7 ON SEP 10, 2016

Writer and community builder Cheryl Chastain provides insight on how communities are developed. 

Thumb pkn 35.115

Gaming Community

BY ANDREW PAPPAS
@ VOL 35 ON NOV 08, 2018

Andrew Pappas discovers life, companionship, and work opportunities through the gaming community.

Thumb slide15

How to incorporate greener living spaces in urban communities

BY ANDREW ORINGER
@ VOL 39 ON MAY 02, 2019

As a community advocate in his home town in Colorado, Andrew Oringer has often actively promoted the inclusion of green spaces in towns and cities in and around his state. So what does it mean to live in a green community? How can we make sustainability a focus in our urban planning?

Andrew wants to inspire us to rethink about we can do in our fast-paced modern lives to slow down and enjoy the benefit of each other’s ideas while having a less negative impact on the environment.