A discussion of the issues facing the adoption of Co-Production through examination of the successes so far. https://media.nesta.org.uk/documents/public_services_inside_out.pdf
The Centre for Public Impact have been involved in Mobiliti, a co-design workshop aimed at building transportation solutions in US Cities. The principles of inclusive collaboration were applied to designing the future of transportation for cities. The co-design session led to the development of twenty transportation pilots, several of which received funding or a partnership within just weeks of being pitched. Follow the links for key lessons learned, lived experiences, and how to do it yourself.
A paper by Valerie Carr focused on co-designing with people with different learning styles and abilities. http://www.servdes.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/23.pdf
Slay, J., Robinson, B. (2011). In This Together – Building Knowledge About Co-Production. NEF/NESTA. https://neweconomics.org/uploads/files/b3d00daf74d4c4411b_k1m6ibw57.pdf A NEF Report detailing the design and delivery of several co-production projects. A series of case studies and personal testimonies of how co-production has had a transformative effect across a range of sectors. The report draws out the practical processes and behaviours that co-production practitioners used and adapted to successfully co-produce the design and delivery of services. This includes asset […]
Bryson, JM., Quick, KS., Crosby, BC., Schively-Slotterback, C., (2013). Designing Public Participation Services. PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION REVIEW. http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.475.7189&rep=rep1&type=pdf A general explanation of the various methods on undertaking Public Participation.
Bovaird, T. 2006. Beyond Engagement and Participation: User and Community Co-Production of Public Services. PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION REVIEW. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/j.1540-6210.2007.00773.x A helpful paper with illustrative case studies examining the different “types” of co-production and how issues may arise in the implementation. PLEASE NOTE – this link is to the articles abstract. The full paper can be purchased from multiple online sources.
Parker, S. & Heapy, J. 2006. The Journey To The Interface. DEMOS, ENGINE & PWC. http://lx.iriss.org.uk/sites/default/files/resources/The%20journey%20to%20the%20interface.pdf A document examining “The Interface” where Service Users and Providers meet and how it utilises Co-Production in the Service Design model.
By Us, For Us – The power of co-design and co-delivery http://www.nesta.org.uk/publications/us-us-power-co-design-and-co-delivery People Helping People – Peer support that changes lives http://www.nesta.org.uk/publications/people-helping-people-peer-support-changes-lives