Author: Natalia Adler

Red or blue pill, anyone? From the movie, The Matrix

Doing Development Differently

“You take the blue pill, the story ends. You wake up in your bed and believe whatever you want to believe. You take the red pill, you stay in wonderland, and I show you how deep the rabbit hole goes”– Orpheus from the movie, The Matrix When it comes to development, my […]

Design & Co-creative Policy-making

Designing for Children Challenge

It takes a village to raise a child. It takes many brains to solve complex problems affecting child rights. UNICEF Nicaragua would like to invite you to be part of a small group of creative problem-solvers who can help us come up with innovative and concrete solutions for problems affecting children […]

Cover of Wired Magazine from June 2014

The Next Steve Jobs

That was the title of the cover of WIRED magazine last October. It featured a picture of a 12-year-old Mexican girl, Paloma Noyola Bueno, who lives near a dump site in Matamoros, a small town bordering Texas, USA. And what makes Paloma a likely candidate to become the next Steve […]