Global issues

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of Global issues.

Video playlists about Global issues

How innovation changes the world

6 talks • 1h 4m
The big and small ways invention and transformation can bring about new eras of inspired action, thought and change. (Curated in partnership with Project Management Institute.)

Talks that will make you think twice

4 talks • 1h 3m
Everyday sights and experiences that are not as innocuous and innocent as they may seem.

How data can save lives

4 talks • 55:27
An exploration of what we can do to save the world with the massive amounts of data collected every day.

Why climate change is a human rights issue

11 talks • 2h 46m
Learn about the ways climate change is deeply altering how we live, where we live and the foods we eat -- ultimately threatening some of our most basic human rights.

Exclusive articles about Global issues

Why ideas matter … now more than ever

It might seem like our interconnected world is unraveling, if last week’s Brexit vote is anything to go by. What can help knit humanity together? Great ideas, says TED curator C...
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