Creating a challenge statement canvas

The challenge statement canvas is a tool for understanding a complex challenge.

 
 
Challenge statement canvas as proposed by Roller Strategies.

Challenge statement canvas as proposed by Roller Strategies.

Intention

The intention of a challenge statement canvas is to clarify what is the underlying complex challenge we’re trying to address and give an overview of the desired change created by the lab.

desired outcome

Come up with a compelling challenge statement that is addressing root causes of the social challenge and is specific to the context we are working in.

TIPS

Be as specific as you can.

 

How WE DID it

We used the challenge statement canvas to prototype different challenges based on potential client organisations strategy – identifying problems and formulating it into a statement we then asked for client’s buy-in.