What is the Programme?
We submitted an application to the Design in the Public Sector programme – which has been developed by Design Council and supported by the Local Government Association.
A short extract from the programme definition:
There is a rapidly growing interest in design thinking in central and local government and the contribution it can make towards addressing the challenges you face.
Key design principles, methods and tools such as understanding users’ needs, prototyping, visual techniques and working collaboratively can all be applied to service, system and digital challenges in the public sector to great effect.
If your organisation is based in the south-west of England and you have a current or future service delivery challenge which could benefit from a different approach, this could be your opportunity to gain support through a proven, innovative accelerator programme.… Read the rest