Tag: Global Issues

Syrian refugee in Romania | Mustafa Olabi | TEDxDrobetaTurnuSeverin

When your house is on fire, it only makes sense to get out. The story of a Syrian refugee fleeing war, and arriving in a country which feels invaded. Mustafa flew Syria a couple of years ago, after his house...

/ August 2, 2019
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Prohibition of Torture: European or Civil Value? | Avetik Ishkhanyan | TEDxYerevanSalon

In his speech Avetik Ishkhanyan evaluates the measures taken to prohibit torture in Armenia and shares his opinion on why those do not result in improvement of the situation. He believes that the situation has occurred because of the dependence...

/ August 1, 2019
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Keeping Memories Alive | Sandra Scheller | TEDxChulaVista

How does one keep family memories alive? After the passing of her mother, Ruth Sax a Holocaust Survivor, daughter Sandra Scheller was tasked with the complex responsibility of keeping her mother's memory alive of determination and strength to never forget...

/ August 1, 2019
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Comment stopper la 6ème extinction de masse ? | Jean Marc GANCILLE | TEDxRéunion

Nous sommes à un tournant. La civilisation humaine a détruit 83% de tous les mammifères sauvages de la planète et plus de 150 millions d'animaux sont tués chaque jour dans le monde pour se nourrir, rien que sur terre. Nous...

/ August 1, 2019
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We want to belong! | Virginia Barchiesi | TEDxYouth@Jesi

Se due categorie escluse dalla società come i migranti e i giovani si mettono insieme possono cambiare il mondo. Virginia Barchiesi is eager to commit to making the world a better place. For this reason, she has developed a passion...

/ June 14, 2019
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Patriarchy, racism, and colonialism caused the climate crisis | Jamie Margolin | TEDxYouth@Columbia

We usually think of climate change as a standalone issue that started with the Industrial Revolution. But, in fact, to stop the climate crisis, we first have to dismantle the systems of oppression that caused it. Jamie Margolin is an...

/ June 14, 2019