Mapping the safety feeling in a city

In this exercise, you will divide your city into different divisions (safety zones or danger zones) according to your feelings and perception towards the city’s areas, combine different information between different types of a city’s divisions and improve their digital skills [using an online map, drawing and creating layers on a map].

What will I learn?

  • Leadership
  • Digital Communication
  • Teamwork & Interpersonal skills

What will I need?

  1. Laptop/PC/tablet with internet connection;
  2. Optional: In an online platform you can submit your choices and answers and fellows of yours.
  3. Optional: In a forum (if available) you can discuss and compare maps and answers with fellow participants. In a seminar room in a face-to-face activity you may use a large paper map on a table or on the wall and draw on it or use an interactive whiteboard.

Download the worksheet

What are your thoughts?

  • Did you find the exercise interesting?
  • Do you consider your city a safe place to live in general?
  • Did you consider your area as a safe zone? Are there any danger zones in your area and why?
  • Is the feeling of safety connected to your perception/personal experience? Do other participants agree or disagree with your points of view?
  • Were your maps and answers similar to your fellow participants, did you find common ground in your discussion?Did you find the exercise interesting?
  • Do you consider your city a safe place to live in general?
  • Did you consider your area as a safe zone? Are there any danger zones in your area and why?
  • Is the feeling of safety connected to your perception/personal experience? Do other participants agree or disagree with your points of view?
  • Were your maps and answers similar to your fellow participants, did you find common ground in your discussion?