Middle East

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of Middle East.

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Personal stories from conflict zones

9 talks • 1h 51m
Powerful, gripping personal narratives that shed light on what it means to live in some of the world’s most dangerous and volatile regions.

Talks about Middle East

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Exclusive articles about Middle East

The destructive way terrorists make money

Terrorists make headlines by destroying ancient sites like Palmyra, in Syria. But there’s an even more sinister endgame, as archaeologist and TED Prize winner Sarah Parcak expla...

Gallery: When reading is an act of daring

Most of us take for granted that we can read, say, the street signs outside of our house. But for an overwhelming number of women in the Arab world, basic literacy is not a give...
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