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Scottish Sustainable Communities Initiative: Charrette Mainstreaming Programme

DescriptionBuilding on the success of the SSCI Charrette Series which ran in March 2010, the Scottish Government has launched a new charrette programme, aimed at mainstreaming this innovative approach within Scottish design and planning practice. The SSCI Charrette Mainstreaming Programme involves a further series of charrettes across the country, linking new projects with specialist charrette facilitator teams. The programme is designed to assist projects to adopt and deliver design-led approaches and
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateMarch 03, 2011


This document calls for submissions from projects wishing to participate in a programme of design charrettes due to take place throughout Scotland from June 2011 - March 2012.

ISBN 978 1 78045 012 4 (Web only publication)

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Ministerial Foreword
Introduction: The Scottish Sustainable Communities Initiative
Planning Modernisation
The SSCI Charrette Series
What is a charrette?
Why use a charrette?
The SSCI Charrette Mainstreaming Programme
The Process
Proposal Content
Further Information
Some Useful References