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Workshop results are moving forward!

  During the last months Mariana and I have participated in several meetings and workshops with Naisten Linja, presenting and socializing the results of the workshop. The ideas have been well received and we have gotten a lot of interesting … Continue reading

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Fith day: Final presentations

We made it! Our afternoon started with a brief introduction to the workshop idea. Mariana showed to those present our objectives and examples of the things we did in 4 days (A copy of those slides can be downloaded here … Continue reading

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Fourth day – Sketching, drawing, printing, refining!

Today we have been mostly eating grapes, doodling on paper and moving pixels on the screens. We have by now a set of 4 ideas we are trying to flesh out into more concrete concepts during the day. Tomorrow is … Continue reading

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Invitation: Final presentation 27.2.2015 2 pm @ Aalto Service Factory

We are having the final presentation of concepts developed in the workshop Friday 26.2 at 2 PM in Aalto Service Factory. We would be very happy if some of you could join us to give feedback to the ideas, and … Continue reading

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Third day – Evaluating and refining the ideas

Today we looked together at the ideas from the point of view of “possible customer journeys”, all of them we evaluated using a simple technique to structure group discussion called 6 thinking hats. Each of the ideas and its preliminary … Continue reading

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Second day: Mapping concepts

Noora Jokinen gave a lecture about how it is to work for third sector organizations, especially in Finland. She talked about organization culture and the challenges that these organizations are facing in Finland, for example to recruit new members, to … Continue reading

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First Day – Gendered based violence (GBV) and Violence against women (VAW)

Today we had the opportunity to dig into the topic guided by Pia Oksanen from Naisten Linja We had many discussions about the theme, first by trying to understand the difference between basic concepts like gendered based violence (GBV) and … Continue reading

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Preparing for the Workshop

In order to prepare for the workshop we are asking everybody to get familiar with the following 4 readings before the workshop. Some Facts and Background information 1) World Heath Organization (2014) Violence against Women – Fact Sheet # 239. … Continue reading

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1 week workshop: Digital services for NaistenLinja

A 1 week (3 credits) workshop on designing new online support services for woman that have experience violence or threat of violence (23.2 – 27.2). During the workshop we will explore the role that digital services have (might have) and … Continue reading

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Spring 2015 partner: Naisten Linja ry (women’s line)

We are very happy to announce that during the spring 2015 our partner will be Naisten Linja ry (Women´s Line) a Finnish NGO that provides support and advice for women and girls (also their friends and relatives) who have experienced … Continue reading

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