NATURAL COMMUNITY FARMING

Program for Natural Community Farming Together with Herenboeren en Boeren in het Bos we develop the program for Natural Community Farming. We believe that a third of Dutch agricultural lands should be farmed in a nature inclusive way and should be owned and supported by local communities. Farming in this manner is hard, and requires a…

TOWNMAKING LABS

Townmaking is a collaborative initiative for integral, participatory urban development, knowledge creation, and urban digitisation. A city's challenges lie in the complexity and interrelatedness of its life, problems, and aspirations. Everyone wants a sustainable and healthy society that promotes wellbeing, but together we produce outcomes that nobody wants. Systems and services that treat humans as…

FAVELA PAINTING ACADEMY

Favela Painting Academy is a laboratory for social design, fueld by the internationally acclaimed practice and experience of Favela Painting community art and place making projects. The Academy enables local communities to become self-reliant in developing sustainable social art projects that increase social inclusion, create perspectives for youth, and strengthen urban development. The Academy researches…

AXA HIGH POTENTIAL PROGRAM

The Learning Lab developed a two year high potential program with Adviso for AXA tech world wide to enable the next generation to lead the company's transformation. Central to the program is the connection the current and the next generation of top leadership around strategic breakthrough issues and innovation. The program develops leadership and social innovation capacity…

IABR NEXT ECONOMY URBAN INNOVATORS

From May 10 – 12 2016, changemakers from different cities around the world visited IABR, the International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam and shared experiences and insights into the ‘how’ of urban transformation. Here you will find some impressions, lessons learned and next steps. Organization In order to gain more insight into the how of urban transformation…

UTRECHT UNIVERSITY SOCIAL INNOVATION HONOURS PROGRAM

The Young Innovators program is a University wide, interdisciplinary honours program for master students, aimed at social innovation and leadership. The program is build up around key societal challenges that students, the respective stakeholders involved, and academic experts attempt to understand and bring further with innovative interventions and collaborations. With this program we tried to redefine the…

Teacher Maker Camp

Maker Education The Maker Movement is a technological and creative learning revolution underway around the globe. It inspired a vast world of Maker Education which challenges and enriches the education we know. New tools and technology, such as 3D printing, robotics, microprocessors, wearable computing, e-textiles, “smart” materials, and programming languages are being invented at an unprecedented…