Yearly Archives: 2017

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Social Innovation Dictionary – What is Social Innovation?

Hello readers!! We have decided to create a section called 'Social Innovation Dictionary' to explain the most commonly used expressions in this area. Therefore, let's explain in today's dictionary the title itself: What is Social Innovation? In general, Social Innovation is developing and promoting solutions to existing problems within a society. In fact, there are many [...]

By | July 24th, 2017|Social Innovation Dictionary|0 Comments

Hi-Tech Girls

During the “STEM Month”, the MIUR (Education, University and Research Ministry) campaign to bring girls closer to technical and scientific subjects, PACO Design Collaborative together with Junior Achievement and Siemens organised Hi-Tech Girls, a workshop based on Design Thinking Methodology dedicated to girls from 7 to 12. The workshop was designed to stimulate the girls’ interest on subjects [...]

By | July 10th, 2017|Project|0 Comments

Design Culture in School – Experiences of design workshops with children.

PACO had the opportunity to take part in the 12th European Academy of Design Conference, held in Rome last April, presenting different papers and works regarding our activities in international projects like Party and The Design School for Children in Africa, or with Universities such as the Politecnico di Milano developing tools for design intensive [...]

By | June 29th, 2017|Article|0 Comments

Interview with Sara Alonso

The most recent PACOER to join our group is the industrial designer Sara Alonso from Pamplona, Spain. Check out this interview to know a little more about her! :) 1. How did you know about PACO and why did you decide to participate to the first design collaborative? I heard about PACO at the first [...]

By | June 26th, 2017|Interview|0 Comments

Welcome to Vitamin P!

Hello dear reader! If you got here, it's because you are interested in our work, and we are very happy for it. Well, there is nothing better to start this blog than a first article telling you a bit about our history, is there? Let's get started! How was it born? Paco was initially born [...]

By | June 21st, 2017|General|0 Comments