Tag: Social Change

Social Worker Using Art to Help Homeless People

Social Worker Using Art to Help Homeless People
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Il giorno in cui fu proibito ascoltare John Lennon | Andrea Rapaccini | TEDxLakeComo

Il giorno in cui fu proibito ascoltare John Lennon | Andrea Rapaccini | TEDxLakeComo

Translator: Michele Gianella Reviewer: SILVIA ALLONE Music does matter, probably much more than you think. Music is one of the most powerful tools of emotional connection that humanity has in their hands, because it impacts on people’s lives….

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How farming could employ Africa’s young workforce — and help build peace | Kola Masha

How farming could employ Africa’s young workforce — and help build peace | Kola Masha

Since 1997, researchers at the University of Sussex have monitored global trends in armed conflict. Their research clearly shows that in Africa, over the last 10 years, armed conflict has gone up by sevenfold. Let’s think about that:…

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The business benefits of doing good | Wendy Woods

The business benefits of doing good | Wendy Woods

A few years ago, all the developed countries in the world — the wealthier ones — and all of the charities together donated about 200 billion dollars to developing countries in the world — the ones that bear…

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Sex worker – the truth behind the smile | Antoinette Welch | TEDxAntioch

Sex worker – the truth behind the smile | Antoinette Welch | TEDxAntioch

Translator: Jeesun Youn Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Do you know what I dreamed of being when I was a little girl? I dreamed of being a police officer, and it came true. I spent the first 14…

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Ai-jen Poo | Re-imagining the narrative about domestic workers | 2019 Skoll World Forum

Ai-jen Poo | Re-imagining the narrative about domestic workers | 2019 Skoll World Forum
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What do sex workers want? | Juno Mac | TEDxEastEnd

What do sex workers want? | Juno Mac | TEDxEastEnd

Translator: Camille Martínez Reviewer: Ivana Korom I want to talk about sex for money. I’m not like most of the people you’ll have heard speaking about prostitution before. I’m not a police officer or a social worker. I’m…

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The price of a “clean” internet | Hans Block and Moritz Riesewieck

The price of a “clean” internet | Hans Block and Moritz Riesewieck

Translator: Ivana Korom Reviewer: Krystian Aparta [This talk contains mature content] Moritz Riesewieck: On March 23, 2013, users worldwide discovered in their news feed a video of a young girl being raped by an older man. Before this…

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The business case for working with your toughest critics | Bob Langert

The business case for working with your toughest critics | Bob Langert

Who remembers this infamous Styrofoam container? (Applause) Well, it sure changed me, it changed my company, and it started a revelatory journey about how adversaries can be your best allies. You know, back in the late ’80s, this…

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3 ways businesses can fight sex trafficking | Nikki Clifton

3 ways businesses can fight sex trafficking | Nikki Clifton

Translator: Ivana Korom Reviewer: Joanna Pietrulewicz A few years ago, I got a call from the highest ranking legal official in the state of Georgia: the attorney general. That moment was a wake-up call. It was 2013, and…

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