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Globalizing the local, localizing the global

TEDWomen 2010 · 10:53 · Filmed Dec 2010
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Sheikha Al Mayassa, a patron of artists, storytellers and filmmakers in Qatar, talks about how art and culture create a country's identity — and allow every country to share its unique identity with the wider world. As she says: "We don't want to be all the same, but we do want to understand each other."

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Founder, Doha Film Institute
Sheikha Al Mayassa is the young and progressive force behind Qatar's mission to become the Middle East's foremost destination for the arts and culture. Full bio

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