Sparking Dynamic Dialogue on Everyday Solutions through Solution Mapping Cards

  • Raditya Ardianto Taepoer Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Chiba University
  • Kenta Ono Chiba University
  • Prananda Luffiansyah Malasan Faculty of Art and Design, Institut Teknologi Bandung
  • Meirina Triharini Faculty of Art and Design, Institut Teknologi Bandung
  • Arianti Ayu Puspita Faculty of Art and Design, Institut Teknologi Bandung
  • Yulia Sugandi Center for Transdisciplinary & Sustainability Sciences, IPB University
  • Bima Nurin Faculty of Art and Design, Institut Teknologi Bandung
Keywords: Solution Mapping Cards, Grassroots Innovation, Bottom-Up Social Innovation, Participatory-Based Approach, Community Resilience


The contemporary world is amid a dynamic and transformative phase characterised by fundamental shifts, leading to complex environmental, socioeconomic, healthcare, and social challenges. This convergence of multifaceted requires a holistic and innovative approach to ensure a sustainable and harmonious global future. Design for social innovation has introduced novel expertise and methodologies, leveraging the dynamics inherent in social systems to create impactful solutions by actively engaging stakeholders to understand contextual perspectives and minimise knowledge gaps. Solution Mapping Tools facilitate communities to delve into the significance of local needs and assets in addressing everyday societal challenges. Incorporate within these tools, Solution Mapping Cards foster dialogue and understanding by transforming abstract concepts into tangible representations. The main topic resulting from this article revolves around the evolving nature of design thinking, the role of designers in addressing complex problems, and the practical implications of using tools such as Solution Mapping Cards.


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How to Cite
R. Taepoer, “Sparking Dynamic Dialogue on Everyday Solutions through Solution Mapping Cards”, JDI, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 85-97, Feb. 2024.