I was nervous about pitching this to the editor of CNN Philippines Life, but it got through, and I’m excited to share this!
Since I conceptualized Placemade in 2017, I’ve been pondering on how citizen-led planning can be done in the Philippines. Creating Placemade as an impact challenge is a start, but why not share the how-to’s to so many others? Contributing to cities isn’t really that difficult, and sometimes, solutions or steps forward are really very simple. And this is where my writeup stems from.