The TED Prize is awarded annually to a leader with a creative, bold wish to spark global change. By investing $1 million in a powerful idea every year, the TED Prize accelerates progress toward solving some of the world's most pressing problems.
Raj Panjabi works to extend health care access to those who live too far from a clinic. His TED Prize wish: a Community Health Academy, to train, empower and connect health workers around the world.
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