HCD Without Humans?

Common Thread
9 min readJun 17, 2020

How we designed a virtual human centred design workshop: Four things we learned.

Like everyone on the planet, we were left reeling at how quickly the world changed. For Common Thread it really hit us in mid-March. We were a week away from a meticulously planned four-day Human Centred Design Workshop on ‘motivating health workers’ for new members of the PATH Living Labs team in Zambia, when non-essential travel was cancelled.

By Mike Coleman and Amaya Gillespie, Common Thread: Putting people at the centre of public…