Social Innovation and Human-centered design training workshop

YIAA offers experiential learning activities for participating teams to develop an understanding of social problems, human-centered design thinking, the current landscape of social innovation in Hong Kong and the work by non-governmental organizations (NGOs). These activities will enable teams to come up with innovative and viable service ideas. All teams need to join at least one of the workshops.

Upon successful registration, we will contact you about the experiential learning activities.

2018
2.5 Hours

ORIENTATION WORKSHOP

社會創新導向工作坊

Advanced coaching on idea development

Professional social workers and the YIAA coaching team will assist teams to refine their ideas.

2018
6.5 Hours

FEATURED WORKSHOP F1

專題工作坊 F1

Theme: Population Ageing

Introduction to social innovation and human-centered design thinking

Population aging and challenges in Hong Kong and neighboring region

Community visit and field study – to understand the living conditions faced by the elderly in difficult situations

Sharing by social innovators

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2018
6.5 Hours

FEATURED WORKSHOP F2

專題工作坊 F2

Theme: Difficulties experienced by people with disabilities

Introduction to social innovation and human-centered design thinking

Development of a barrier-free community in Hong Kong

Community visit and field study – to understand the living conditions and challenges faced by people with visual impairment, Deaf people and people with physical disabilities.

Sharing by social innovators

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2018
6.5 Hours

FEATURED WORKSHOP F3

專題工作坊 F3

Theme: Challenges faced by disadvantaged children

Introduction to social innovation and human-centered design thinking

Challenges faced by children with different socio-economic status, ethnic backgrounds and learning ability.

Community visit and field study – to understand the effects of living environment and the phenomenon of bullying and stigmatization on children’s development

Sharing by social innovators

Details of YIAA

2018
6.5 Hours

FEATURED WORKSHOP F4

專題工作坊 F4

Theme: Challenges of sustainable development

Introduction to social innovation and human-centered design thinking

Energy and resources waste in Hong Kong

Community visit and field study – to understand the problem of wasting of energy and resources in school campus and different organizations

Sharing by social innovators

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