THE PROBLEM

Persborg is a neighbourhood with a low employment rate of 48% and a high rate of 59% people living alone.  By extension, many other problems branch out of this including underutilised competencies of community members and a lack of access to resources, skills and networks.  The trend has been that the solutions to tackle these problems have come from the outside of […]

FOR MALMÖ BY MALMÖ, a 24hrs CAMP for CREATORS

For Malmö By Malmö is a chance for individuals from all facets of society to unite and creatively collaborate to finding solutions to some of the greater dilemmas facing the social cultural life in Malmö. Basically, we get people together, we create a scper reative atmosphere, we bring challenges and training and we try to come up with projects to […]

For Malmö by Malmö

On a grey Saturday in Rosengård, a bunch of people got together to think up new ideas and new approaches to solving real challenges in Malmö. Since October 2014 Connectors Malmö has been undertaking intensive research trying to understand the needs of people living in Persborg and how the locals interact with Persborg Torg. We are working on the challenge: […]

Human-Centered Design Toolkit

For years, businesses have used human-centered design to develop innovative solutions. Why not apply the same approach to overcome challenges in the nonprofit world? This project, funded by International Development Enterprise (IDE) as part of a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, sought to provide NGOs and social enterprises with the tools to do just that. IDEO, in […]

A very Connectors Christmas Dinner

This is not your standard Connectors Salon. We’re passing on having a speaker and saying “god Jul och Gott nytt år” by providing a spread of food from our friends at Rude Food Malmö in a cozy, holiday setting. We’ll have music, DIY Christmas decorations, a ping-pong table, and board games (some more heated memory battles for those of you […]