An Ibero American civic innovation minga

SERIES: towards #LABICCO n.4 In the Pre-Columbian era, many peoples of Ibero American origin participated in a social practice known as mink’a (in the Quechua language) that consisted of a solidarity-based meeting of friends and/or neighbours to carry out cooperative work that was useful for the community and then share a copious meal to celebrate. More than 500 [...]

Civic innovation laboratories: What are they and what purpose do they serve?

SERIES: Towards #LABICCO nº1 Many existing institutions will operate differently in 20 years. Indeed, many of them do not exist yet. The days are numbered for institutions with closed processes, designs that are not human centered and protocols without place for experimentation. There are already new institutional models that are more interactive and innovative. Civic innovation laboratories [...]