Being the change: Social innovation takes Serbia


Filed under: Development 2.0 Social inclusion

Social innovation workshops are all about bringing together designers and software developers with citizen experts for realistic and need-driven solutions to the social problems they face. In Serbia, we decided to take this idea to the people. Last month in the towns of Novi Pazar, Tutin and Nova Varos, we unveiled Serbia’s first ever social… Read more »

Agile development: What human development can learn from software development


Filed under: Development 2.0

A recent post from Eva Schiffer on “agile international development” prompted me to share more widely some reflections I have been brooding on for quite a while on the very same topic. What can UNDP (and others in the human development business) learn from web 2.0 startups? That iterative, adaptable “agile” processes can provide exponential… Read more »