Debora has worked in partnership with organic producers in the Brazilian Amazon region at Boa Vista of Acara since 2015. Before that, she worked as UX professional for 15 years. She did her Master dissertation on “Regenerative Dialogue in Communities in the Amazon region” at Schumacher College (UK). Currently, she is doing her Ph.D. in Alternative Economics and Human Computer Interaction at the University of Siegen (Germany). In her research, she is interested in how communities experience and deal with economic and technological pressures in areas of post-conflict and social instability, especially communities in the Brazilian and Colombian Amazon rainforest. She is also part of the steering committee of International Development Innovation Network (IDIN/MIT), with which she has organised design summits around the globe since 2012.