Human Centered Design Toolkit

Human Centered Design Toolkit

An Open-Source Toolkit To Inspire New Solutions in the Developing World


  • Why read?

    In 2009, IDEO designed and launched the HCD Toolkit, a first-of-its-kind book that laid out how and why human-centred design can impact the social sector. Over 150,000 copies of this book have been bought or downloaded by designers, entrepreneurs and innovators, just like you. IDEO is certainly an authority on Design Thinking, and so this book is a natural choice to include in the collection. The toolkit offered in this book puts people back in the focus and pushes us to think about the person instead of the (perceived problem).

    192 pages, 2009

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