LEARNING DESIGN

Social Innovation Challenge on Plastics: I led the development of curriculum for an online incubator and rapid innovation lab on business models for managing plastic waste and improving the welfare of the informal sector. The incubator awarded $75k to three social enterprises in Brazil, India, and South Africa. (2019)

Designing for Environmental Sustainability and Social Impact: I led the research and writing of an online course that introduces problem-solving methods for preserving ecosystems and livelihoods, including systems thinking, circular design, behavior change, and natural capital. (2018)

Reports

I led the annual editing and redesign of a donor-facing program brochure for the World Bank Group's Agribusiness Entrepreneurship Program. (2016)

I wrote an annual report for the World Bank Group's Innovation & Entrepreneurship program and oversaw a team of graphic designers. (2015)

I was project manager and wrote sections of a policy report that was released at the United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai, Japan. (2015)

I led the annual editing and redesign of a series of impact reports on disaster risk management projects carried out by the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery. (2014)

I co-wrote and researched a case study on the Jiuquan Wind Power Base and renewable energy in China, published in a collection of case studies on sustainable development. (2014)

Articles

Katia Gomez, "Adelante Coffee Infuses Social Good into Every Cup," July 28, 2017. Co-written with social enterprise founder.

Ganesh Rasagam, "Celebrating Entrepreneurship and Agents of Change in Developing Countries," The World Bank Private Sector Development, November 3, 2015. Drafted for World Bank Group practice manager.

Francis Ghesquiere, "To Save Lives and Livelihoods, Start By Understanding Disaster Risk," The World Bank  Voices: Perspectives on Development, June 30, 2014. Drafted for World Bank Group director.

Lauren Caldwell, "So Long, Solow: The Case for Teaching Agile Global Development," The SAIS Review of International Affairs, May 2, 2014.

Interviews

"Spotlight on STIR Mentors: Stonly Baptiste, Cofounder of Urban Us," City Innovate. Interview with Lauren Caldwell on October 10, 2017.

"Spotlight on STIR Cities: Tony Batalla, Head of Information Technology at the City of San Leandro," City Innovate. Interview with Lauren Caldwell on October 10, 2017.