Design That Matters

Design that Matters (DtM) is an award-winning non-profit that uses design to solve problems for and with the poor in developing countries. DtM initiatives have targeted adult literacy, renewable energy, and microfinance. In the last five years, the organization has focused on maternal and newborn health. An international leader in human-centered design, rapid prototyping, and cost-effective low-volume manufacturing, DtM delivers products that account for the context of low-resource settings. DtM harnesses top-tier talent in design, engineering, and business through a collaborative design process that has allowed hundreds of students and professional volunteers to donate their expertise to developing breakthrough products for communities in need.


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