February 12th, 2012

"For years, businesses have used human-centered design to develop innovative solutions. Why not apply the same approach to overcome challenges in the nonprofit world?

The HCD Toolkit was designed specifically for NGOs and social enterprises that work with impoverished communities in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. The free kit, available for download here, walks users through the human-centered design process and supports them in activities such as building listening skills, running workshops, and implementing ideas. The process has led to innovations such as the HeartStart defibrillator, CleanWell natural antibacterial products, and the Blood Donor System for the Red Cross—all of which have enhanced the lives of millions of people.”

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    Fuck yeah for downloading this and printing it on school computers…
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    IDEO launches the Human Centered Design Toolkit in english and portuguese. The good news is that it’s free for download,...
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    Hey hey, this Human Centered Design toolkit looks really slick and useful. I think I should try it. You can download...
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