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Andrew Mwenda:
Andrew Mwenda guarda all'Africa con uno nuovo sguardo

TEDGlobal 2007 · 17:07 · Filmed Jun 2007
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In questo discorso provocatorio, il giornalista Andrew Mwenda ci chiede di riconsiderare la "questione africana": di guardare oltre le storie di povertà, guerra civile e vulnerabilità raccontate dai media e di vedere le opportunità di creare benessere e felicità in tutto il continente.

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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
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