Erase the Border

This project tells the story of the Tohono O'odham people, whose town has been divided by a fence on the US-Mexico border, in order to research the potential of voice and media petitions for civic discourse.

Infonavit Workshop

This workshop focused on three key issues for cities in Mexico: revitalizing abandoned space, improving infrastructure and urban service provision, and holistic planning for long-term sustainability.


The MIT Media Lab has installed "ListenTree" audio-haptic displays at sites in Canada, Mexico, and the US. The system transforms a tree into a living speaker that channels audio through its branches.

Regional Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program

The MIT Regional Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program (REAP) provides opportunities for communities around the world to engage with MIT in an evidence-based, practical approach to strengthening innovation-driven entrepreneurial (IDE) ecosystems.