What's your next design challenge?
We have created 'Design for Humanity cards' to help you generate design challenges that can provoke, inspire and direct your thinking in areas worth exploring.
All the information in the design for humanity cards is sourced from the experience of HCD product foundry unless marked with a (*) where the information source can be found here www.hcdproductfoundry.co.uk/dfh-sources The listed methods are widely available and used by all sorts of people.
The information given is a guide based on our own experience. The information given about understanding empathy is a personal interpretation based on our own experiences. We strongly recommend you keep learning and reading more about understanding empathy.
Generate design challenges that can provoke, inspire and direct your thinking in areas worth exploring.
Practice your empathy skills.
Inspire and activate your team or business into thinking about people first products.
Harness empathy to help you see problems when they occur.
Using the cards
Not everything is in black and white
Designers, entrepreneurs, organisations and people can have a massive positive impact on humanity if we just channelled our skills towards helping solve some of the big and small problems humanity faces today.
The challenge statement cards have been designed to pose some very thought-provoking questions to encourage you to go beyond your current understanding of a situation and empathise with the people concerned.
Human Centered design enables us to delve deep into the human affliction, exposing the core customer needs behind a business problem.
Facilitator note cards