More 'candor, honesty' needed for innovation in global development

The global development community is increasingly seeing the value of innovation as traditional donor funds are dwindling. But there’s more than what meets the eye on this particular issue. Devex spoke to the director of innovation skills at NESTA, an innovation-focused charity based in London.

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  • Jenny Lei Ravelo

    Jenny Lei Ravelo is a Devex Senior Reporter based in Manila. She covers global health, with a particular focus on the World Health Organization, and other development and humanitarian aid trends in Asia Pacific. Prior to Devex, she wrote for ABS-CBN, one of the largest broadcasting networks in the Philippines, and was a copy editor for various international scientific journals. She received her journalism degree from the University of Santo Tomas.