Emmanuel Jal:
Emmanuel Jal: Die Musik eines Kriegskindes

TEDGlobal 2009 · 18:03 · Filmed Jul 2009
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Fünf Jahre lang kämpfte Emmanuel Jal als Kindersoldat im Sudan. Von einer Entwicklungshelferin gerettet, wurde er zu einem internationalen Hip Hop-Star und zum Aktivisten für Kinder in Kriegsgebieten. In Worten und Texten erzählt er die Geschichte seines erstaunlichen Lebens.

Hip-hop artist
Emmanuel Jal's hypnotic voice rises from hellish origins as a beacon of hope for those caught in seemingly endless cycles of war and despair. Full bio
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