Firm Foundation is a recently completed participatory design project that worked with three riverfront communities in Banjarmasin, Indonesia to envision, design and build a sustainable community space at the confluence of the Martapura River and Andai Canal. Before joining Asakura Robinson, Alykhan Mohamed spent 3 months participating in this exciting project. Below his his description.   At the heart of this project was a series of community workshops in 2012, which I helped to facilitate as a member of the design and planning organization Solo Kota Kita.  During the workshops, residents proposed ideas for improving their neighborhood. The team then developed a...