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Updated Thursday, 20th June 2013

Where people design better, together

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OpenIDEO logo Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: OpenIDEO OpenIDEO describes itself as "an open innovation platform for social good" and "a global community that draws upon the optimism, inspiration, ideas and opinions of everyone to solve problems together".

It was initiated by designers & developers and encourages people to participate through an online platform. OpenIDEO is global in orientation and concerned with economy; education; environment & sustainability; health; human rights; international development; participation; and the workplace.

It was launched in 2010 and is ongoing.

This page is part of Participation Now, a project that brings together a diverse collection of participatory public engagement initiatives with the aim of supporting exploration, learning and engagement. Explore the collection of initiatives or read more about the project.





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