In the World: Design summit’s inventions find willing buyers
August 26, 2011Devices to improve lives in developing countries are so appealing that even the initial prototypes attract buyers.
In the World: Cultivating creativity
May 9, 2011For some of the world’s poorest people, the biggest impact can come from fostering creative problem-solving.
Spotlight on service
May 4, 2011IDEAS and Global Challenge competitions award nearly $150,000 to teams of public service innovators working around the world.
Universities can lead in development, USAID head says during MIT visit
April 8, 2011Discusses how new ideas are needed for battling disease, extending education and improving lives in poor nations.