ACTIVATING LOCAL KNOWLEDGE

ACTIVATING LOCAL KNOWLEDGE

The third public conversation of the Switch On Mehrinplatz program involves the activists of Prinzessinenngarten and the Nachbarschaftsakademie, discussing the capacity of bottom-up voluntary projects to foster urban transformation . What skills and competences are formed and shared in spontaneous citizens initiatives? How these can be endorsed and mobilised? What practices can be employed to […]

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January – New mapping and storytelling labs

January – New mapping and storytelling labs

The activities of Switch On Mehringplatz – Berlin restart in 2017 with the a new round of laboratories about mapping and storytelling. MapLab #2: Mapping Actors and Economies Saturday, January 14, 2-7pm. Supermarkt, Mehringplatz 9, 10969 Berlin  The MapLab is realized in collaboration with Place/Making Berlin. Register here on eventbrite   StoryLab #2: Place Narratives Saturday, […]

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Solidarity Curriculum

Solidarity Curriculum

In the traditional education system and training for employment the focus is on the individual curriculum as a tool for competing in the job market. But competence and skills of an individual are not floating in a neutral field, they depend on context and social relations. They are situated. Developing a situated learning process we […]

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