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The TED Prize is awarded to an extraordinary individual with a creative and bold vision to spark global change. By leveraging the TED community’s resources and investing $1 million into a powerful idea, the TED Prize supports one wish to inspire the world.

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About the TED Prize

The TED Prize gives a visionary leader the chance to dream bigger, awarding $1 million dollars to an imaginative and high-impact wish for the world.



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RT @MissionBlue: 100 million #Sharks (7% of global population) are slaughtered each year for their fins. Can ecotourism help? http://t.co/K
TED Prize 21 Oct
RT @TEDNews: "Technology itself is not good or bad but it enables people to leverage goodness or badness." —@rishad on #TEDGlobal http://t.…
TED Prize 21 Oct
The new @standardnews list of London's 1000 most influential people includes humanitarian @charmian @Global_Witness: http://t.co/qemWyCTGtY
TED Prize 20 Oct
"The tide is turning, and transparency is an issue whose time has come"- says @Charmian @Global_Witness #WIRED14: http://t.co/3pXIFI9XK4
TED Prize 17 Oct
RT @TEDNews: You asked, @TEDchris listened. Coming soon: the official TED guide to public speaking. http://t.co/R1A9JLeKu6
TED Prize 17 Oct