The future is already here — it’s just not very evenly distributed.
— William Gibson

Design that Matters (DtM) is a non-profit design company.  A leader in user-centered, context-appropriate design for social impact, DtM:

  • Identifies the best applications for new technologies to serve the poor in the developing world, and the best channels to deliver those innovations.

  • Assists our project partners in implementing technologies for the poor through their distribution channels, with services like strategic consulting, user and market research, product design, and engineering.

  • Inspires hundreds of technology students and professional volunteers to apply their expertise to serve the poor, both during and beyond their work with DtM.

  • Works in 20 countries in Africa, South, and Southeast Asia.