social design partners

    social design partners is a trans-disciplinary practice-based consulting collective working with communities around the world to reduce inequities and build opportunity.  We have expertise in:

    • ethnographic interviewing and qualitative social research practices
    • documentary photography and photo voice practices
    • data collection and data visualization
    • design research, synthesis, ideation and prototyping
    • illustration & graphic design for prototypes and polished reports
    • community listening and engagement
    • ecosystem landscape analysis
    • net maps, journey maps, mind maps, user profiles
    • workshop facilitation

    Respected elder women in rural Karnataka, India conduct a hearing during an informal restorative justice court process. (heidi good, 2004)