international development

international development

Innovation for Development: Why Are We not Getting to Scale?

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How do we know when an innovation is ready to scale and how do we scale to the size of the problem? How do we make innovative solutions financially sustainable? How do we roll-out a successful idea across countries when no two countries’ conditions are the same? What is the role of aid agencies and governments in innovating to scale? FEATURING Ann Mei Chang, Chief Innovation Officer and the Executive Director of the U.S. Global Development Lab, US Agency for International Development Michael Faye, Co-founder and Executive Chairman, GiveDirectly Sonal Shah, Founding Executive Director, Beeck Center for Social Impact and Innovation, Georgetown University Charles Kenny, Senior Fellow, Center for Global Development HOST Rajesh Mirchandani, Vice President for Communications and Policy Outreach, Center for Global Development