William Kamkwamba

William Kamkwamba: Como eu dominei o vento

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Aos 14 anos, em meio à pobreza e fome, um garoto de Malawi construiu um moinho para gerar eletricidade para a casa de sua família. Hoje, aos 22, William Kamkwamba, palestrante aqui no TED, pela segunda vez, conta com suas próprias palavras a emocionante história da invenção que transformou sua vida.

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William Kamkwamba · Inventor

To power his family's home, young William Kamkwamba built an electricity-producing windmill from spare parts and scrap — starting him on a journey detailed in the book and film "The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind."

To power his family's home, young William Kamkwamba built an electricity-producing windmill from spare parts and scrap — starting him on a journey detailed in the book and film "The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind."