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Ashoka Fellow Kiran Bir Sethi talks about the role of empathy in design and problem-solving. Empathy is not simply about feeling for another person: it’s how we distinguish the real problem from its superficial effects, involve those served in the solution itself, and encourage others to feel the same way.

 

Country: 
India
Topics: 
Children & Youth

Ashoka Fellow Kiran Bir Sethi talks about the role of empathy in design and problem-solving. Empathy is not simply about feeling for another person: it’s how we distinguish the real problem from its superficial effects, involve those served in the solution itself, and encourage others to feel the same way.

 
Part 1 of our Empathy 101 series (view the rest below)
This article was originally published on June 28, 2016
Related TopicsDevelopment & Prosperity, Design, Every Child Practicing Empathy

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