Emily Pilloton Discusses the Hippo Roller and other Designs for Humanity (Part Two)



In our last conversation with The founder of Project H Design, Emily Pilloton voiced her frustrations with a design world that has lost sight of its duty. In this segment, we're taken through her latest project: a math playground in Uganda for the students at a school for AIDS orphans. This new "learning landscape" combines systems thinking and appropriate technology to create something versatile and fun.

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