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

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The Next Einstein Forum is bringing together scientists working across the globe with those working in Africa. Each of these 15 young scientists was named a “gamechanger” at th...
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This mother's day weekend, give mom the gift of listening. Sit down & record an interview using the @StoryCorps app: https://t.co/myUxmrJ5p2
TED Prize 5 May
RT @sundancelabs: Must-see doc from Sundance Institute | @TEDPrize Filmmaker Awardee, Havana Marking - exclusively on @vicenews, 5/9. https…
TED Prize 5 May
Corruption isn't limited to Ukraine's government, it's infected the hospitals as well. https://t.co/mQIVQN1Z7M @guardian
TED Prize 4 May
RT @SkollFoundation: How shell companies lead to collapse of 1 country's healthcare system in "Bloody Money" out May 9: https://t.co/JeiDKE
TED Prize 4 May
We worked with @vicenews & @sundancelabs on "Bloody Money," a film about corruption in Ukraine. Watch the trailer: https://t.co/QShZXZt56I
TED Prize 4 May