In this workshop the participants bring articles of clothing to swap them with others while research on climate change and sustainable development is discussed. Sometimes there are sewing machines and fabrics available so that garments can be altered and redesigned by the participants.
This concept has been used successfully in connection with Researchers’ Night.
Target group: Suitable for a broad target group.
Preparations: Find leaders for the workshop, decide on a venue and time. Organise the necessary materials and equipment. Market the activity.
Challenges: Marketing the activity and getting visitors to bring clothes with them to swap.
Benefits: May be of practical use for the visitors.