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Youth Jobs 2.0: Five Powerful Ways to Harness Digital Technology to Curb Youth Unemployment
A mix of regulation, investment and school integration can foster new technological solutions to the youth unemployment crisis.
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Learning from Clients: Human-Centered Design Tools
In this article Ravi Chhatpar reflects on the farmer persona human-centered design exercise at the Cape Town Learning from Rural Clients workshop in November 2015, and provides a mini treasure trove of HCD tools and resources, from personas and journeys to ideation and prototyping.
The State of the Off-Grid Appliance Market
Clean Energy Ministerial’s Global LEAP, CLASP, and Dalberg developed this report to deepen understanding of the burgeoning off-grid appliance market and explore areas for future opportunity.
Launch of Convergence: The World’s First Blended Finance Platform
Convergence helps public and private investors find and connect with each other for blended finance investments in emerging and frontier markets.
Learning Brief 1: The business case for digitally-enabled smallholder finance
This 16-page brief looks at where and how innovations in digital technology promise to enable financial service providers (FSPs) to serve smallholders at scale. 
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Human-Centered Design: The Design Ecosystem
Dalberg Design offers a comprehensive framework for strengthening the design ecosystem, identifying key market failures and opportunities to align capacity building with market needs.
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Human-Centered Design: The Design Process
Human centered design provides a robust framework for integrating user needs throughout the program design and implementation process.
Salvemos Doñana
Doñana es un humedal reconocido internacionalmente con gran valor económico, ambiental y social El complejo de humedales de Doñana incluye un sitio del Patrimonio Mundial, un parque natural y cuatro espacios de la red Natura 2000.
The Landscape for Impact Investing in West Africa
The Global Impact Investing Network, in partnership with Dalberg Global Development Advisors, published The Landscape for Impact Investing in West Africa, a state of the market analysis of the impact investing industry in the region.