Ideas into Action • 2011 • episode "2/4" Design with the Other 90 Percent

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From the simple, to the profound to the life changing, see how design ideas and solutions are making a difference in the lives of millions around the world.

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A new Vision

See how designers and innovators around the world are tackling issues of urban poverty with determination and ingenuity.

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Ideas into Action

From the simple, to the profound to the life changing, see how design ideas and solutions are making a difference in the lives of millions around the world.

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Crossroads of Change

A changing environment and shifting population patterns present significant new demands on cities worldwide. Luckily, people are coming up with ingenious answers.

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Looking Forward

Come see how an organization founded by 50 street beggars is now building a brand new town in Kenya.

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