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Join IDEO.org in our mission to bring human-centered design to the people who need it most — those facing poverty every day. We’re teaming up with nonprofits, social enterprises and foundations to create solutions to the world’s most dire poverty-related challenges. Imagine a world without poverty. Now let’s create it.

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What’s Happening Now

    Drones for Good

    As part of our groundbreaking Innovation Fund work, IDEO.org is imagining a future where drones are used to solve humanitarian challenges, specifically towards last-mile healthcare delivery.

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    Thinking Big About Drones
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    Drones for Health Summit

    Kenya + Senegal

    Understanding Post-Harvest Food Loss

    IDEO.org is partnering once again with the Rockefeller Foundation to better understand and create opportunity for change surrounding the issue of post-harvest food spoilage in Africa.

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    Off to Market
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    A Visit to a Master Farmer

    Ethiopia

    Building a Low-Cost Teff Seed Planter

    Working with the Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA), IDEO.org is designing a new low-cost teff row planter to improve the livelihood of farmers in Ethiopia. 

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    Our Planter's First Steps
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    Experiencing Murphy’s Law Halfway Across the World