The World Needs More ANTS

Ants are all around us: dragging objects many times their body weight or being a nuisance when you find an unending line of ants marching on your kitchen counter. But for the most part, we think so little about them, walking right past their colonies or squashing their highways without noticing. Yet the Bible tells us: “Go to the [...]
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Intersections of Human Centered Design and Voices for Change

Lessons of The Change Designers from Action Oriented Change Making Our honest exploration in pursuit of changing the world inside-out and upside-down through experiential processes is strengthened by the understanding that people are people with feelings and hidden local wisdom is the centerstone in trying to bring about any change. Over time, [...]
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‘The Road Less Travelled By’- Insights of a Positive Deviance Facilitator

It was a balmy Sunday afternoon and I was flipping pages of an old book. I found a tattered white paper withered amidst the pages of the book. It had some scribbles and doodles dating back to my primary school days that were some 12 years ago. The timeworn memoir jogged through my memory lane to remind me of the poem I had studied long back [...]
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