10/19/09 Move Me 9 Dott is a programme of activities focusing on social and economic change using design. It is based in one region at a time and lasts about two years.
10/19/09 Move Me 10 Dott aims to engage and faciltate the public and communities in developing new solutions to solving social and economic problems
10/19/09 Move Me 11 A Dott programme is developed in partnership with a regional body and responds to that region’s social and economic priorities
10/19/09 Move Me 12 Dott is an exploratory programme of pilot demonstration projects, events and educational work.
10/19/09 Move Me 13 The first programme: Dott 07 in the North East of England
10/19/09 Move Me 14 The Dott approach to solving problems
10/19/09 Move Me 15 Dott process - diagnose- co discover- co design - co develop- deliver
CASE STUDY: Move Me Working with a rural community and transport providers to improve access to transport without the need for more cars or new roads Outcomes: A new transport hub that reflects the needs of the community. A toolkit and model that enables others to scale or replicate the process within other communities. 10/19/09 Move Me 16
MOVE ME: Local context Existing transport services under used Need for improved transport services as little access to private vehicles Pilot project in Berwick: Rural accessibility and mobility project (RAMP) Move Me
MOVE ME: Policy context Some people still face what can seem insurmountable barriers in simply getting to where they need to go. Prime Minister’s Foreword in Making Connections: Final Report on Transport and Social Exclusion Move Me
MOVE ME: Environmental context 50% more CO2 produced per person in rural communities than in urban communities The ‘last mile’ environmental issue Move Me
MOVE ME: Project aims Improve access to transport without the need for more cars or new roads Toolkit to replicate the process within other own community Model of best practice for engaging communities
10/19/09 Move Me 34 Local impact Greater community engagement and participation Model scaled to 50 other small communities in the region.
10/19/09 Move Me 35 National impact Government White paper: Innovation Nation A replicable model and approach to developing new rural transport solutions using lift share toolkit
10/19/09 Move Me 36 Social impact Greater use of public transport solutions by community Solving problems such as access to school, childcare and jobs Connecting other social organisations together Impact on development of children by involving them in the research process
10/19/09 Move Me 37 Economicimpact Greater transport accessibility to and from village
Thank you 10/19/09 Move Me 38 Slideshow available at Lucy.Robinson@designcouncil.org.uk www.designcouncil.org.uk