Ashraf Ghani

How to rebuild a broken state

18:45 •
Filmed Jan 2005 at TEDGlobal 2005
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Ashraf Ghani's passionate and powerful 10-minute talk, emphasizing the necessity of both economic investment and design ingenuity to rebuild broken states, is followed by a conversation with TED curator Chris Anderson on the future of Afghanistan.

Ashraf Ghani
/ President-elect of Afghanistan

Ashraf Ghani, Afghanistan’s new president-elect, and his opponent, Abdullah Abdullah, will share power in a national unity government. He previously served as Finance Minister and as a chancellor of Kabul University.  Full bio.

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