Peter Duncan, Social Circus trainer, facilitator, play trainer in the UK
Play is essential for healthy lives and communities
How can we persuade decision makers to prioritise PLAY ?
Peter was involved in a project to make public spaces for playable – encouraging playful communities. The team worked to run lots of conferences with decision makers about changing attitudes and policies and budgets>
A chance to hear about the “Playshaper” project in the UK
Experience some of the games used to make the case for play
Understand some of the surprising outcomes- how police attitudes changed ? What happens with the tops of walls, and winding paths
Look at what is transferable to other cities/countries.