Projects announced for DfG’16!

We’re thrilled to announce the 3 projects for 2016 Design for Government (DfG) course! These projects are the result of proposals made by Finnish ministries, … more

Model for Human-Centric Governance

Design for Government (DfG) celebrates the New Year recognising great achievements over 2015 – ‘Design for Government: Human-centric Governance Through Experiments’, which we produced with … more

DfG welcomes Professor Ramia Mazé

Welcome Ramia Mazé to the Design for Government faculty! Ramia has started at Aalto in August 2015 as ‘Professor of New Frontiers in Design’, in … more

About Design for Government

Are you a civil servant interested in how design can be applied to innovate in policy design? Are you a student interested in designing with … more

DfG in Helsinki Design Week – Part 2

During the Helsinki Design Week 2015, we have organised a workshop inviting 11 designers and 10 civil servants to Valtimo, a joint working space of the … more

DfG in Ornamo Magazine

Journalist Hannu Pöppönen interviewed the founders of DfG in the latest issue of Ornamo, the magazine of the Finnish Association of Designers with the same … more

DfG in Helsinki Design Week – Part 1

Design for Government contributed to an event, Design Driven Society, hosted by Design Driven City and Design Europe during the Helsinki Design Week at L3 … more

[video] DfG 2015 Final Show in video

Editor’s note: The final Show took place on May 26, 2015 at Säätytalo. In this post, we are sharing the final concepts of Design for … more

DfG 2015 Final Show in slides and photos

Editor’s note: this post was made before the videos became available. Now you can watch the whole event in video in the newer post at … more

Defining the “define block”

Editor’s note: We offered this blog as a platform to the DfG course participants who are documenting the DfG course for the readers to get … more