Laboratorio de Cocreación en Salud

Health Co-Creation Laboratory

Sebastián Torres Montoya Less than 1% of health care institutions (PHIs) in Colombia, specifically hospitals and clinics, report some type of information on innovation processes and...
Speratum Innovando contra el cáncer de páncreas

Speratum: Combining Biotechnology and Nanotechnology to Innovate Against Pancreatic Cancer

Christian Marin-Müller Pancreatic cancer is one of the worst diseases that plague humanity - more than 94% of patients diagnosed will lose their fight in...
Canasta de Productos y Servicios de la Reserva de la Biósfera Sierra Gorda

Basket of Products and Services of the Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve

Martha Isabel Ruiz Corzo The project operates with the central axis of reconciling the economic development of local communities in the Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve, in...



Icons & Legends

Dra. María Otero

Dr. María Otero was born in La Paz, Bolivia, and is a leading voice in microfinancing, women´s issues, and alleviation of poverty. She has a Master degree in literature from Maryland University, a Master degree in international relations from the Johns Hopkins Advanced School of International Studies, Washington, D.C., and an honorary doctorate in Humanities from Dartmouth College. She is renowned for her work in microfinancing   ACCIÓN INTERNATIONAL She was the president and executive director of ACCION International, a pioneer company and leader in microfinancing in 25 countries throughout the world. Under her management the ACCION network of microfinancing institutions widen its scope of services to over 3.7 million people, through a combined...