Pro Bono Perspectives S2E25: Shalu Umapathy, IDEO.org

Pro Bono Perspectives S2E25: Shalu Umapathy, IDEO.org

Innovation & People-Centered Design for a More Just Tomorrow

The Gates Women and Money project in Tanzania

The Gates Women and Money project in Northern Kenya

The Gates Women and Money project in Northern Kenya

Shalu Umapathy, IDEO.org

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In today's new episode of #ProBono Perspectives from @CommonImpact, @IDEOorg's @shalu_u shares the power of people-centered design, what #innovation means in the nonprofit sector during #COVID19, and how it can be leveraged as a path toward #DEI. https://bit.ly/3m17sto
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 9:35am

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Shalu Umapathy, Managing Director of New Ventures at IDEO.org, joins Pro Bono Perspectives host and Common Impact CEO Danielle Holly to share how her organization creates a more just and inclusive world through people-centered design. As the nonprofit arm of the  innovation and design firm by the same name, IDEO.org partners with organizations to pioneer new ways of working and builds tools that help millions of people learn and practice human-centered design.

Shalu explores what innovation means in the nonprofit sector in the context of COVID-19, how to make it stick in the long term, and how her team sees it as a path toward diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Visit IDEO.org to learn more about people-centered design and their philanthropic and humanitarian work.

 

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IDEO.org and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's Women and Money project

Billion Girls CoLab