Loading…

Andrew Mwenda:
Andrew Mwenda porte un nouveau regard sur l'Afrique

TEDGlobal 2007 · 17:07 · Filmed Jun 2007
Subtitles available in 30 languages
View interactive transcript
518,187 Total views
Your impact
Share this talk and
track your influence!

Dans cet exposé provocateur, le journaliste Andrew Mwenda nous demande de recadrer la "question africaine" — de voir au-delà de ce que nous racontent le médias sur la pauvreté, la guerre civile et le désespoir, et de voir les opportunités pour créer de la richesse et du bonheur sur tout le continent.

Journalist
Journalist Andrew Mwenda has spent his career fighting for free speech and economic empowerment throughout Africa. He argues that aid makes objects of the poor — they become passive recipients of charity rather than active participants in their own economic betterment. Full bio
This talk was presented at an official TED conference, and was featured by our editors on the home page.

Learn more

Discuss

121 comments

Enthusiastically agree? Respectfully beg to differ? Have your say here.

2000 characters remaining
Please or sign up to add comments.
Sort comments by
There are currently no comments for this talk.