Arts + Culture

The Ted Talk Questionnaire: Zimbabwean Comedian Carl Ncube is So Nervous It's Shocking

Zimbabwean comedian Carl Ncube shares how much TED means to him and how nervous he is to present at the TEDGlobal 2017 Conference.

This August, Arusha, Tanzania will be the setting of TEDGlobal 2017 Conference where 21 innovators will come to spread worthy ideas. 10 are from Africa. As part of our focus on African Futures, this month we wrote to this year’s African Fellows to ask them questions about themselves and their work. TED recently announced that applications to be a 2018 TED Fellow are now open.

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The Ted Talk Questionnaire: Robert Hakiza on Using His Story to Empower Refugees

Robert Hakiza, the Congolese co-founder of the Young African Refugees for Integral Development (YARID) talks to us about the TED process.

This August, Arusha, Tanzania will be the setting of TEDGlobal 2017 Conference where 21 innovators will come to spread worthy ideas. 10 are from Africa. As part of our focus on African Futures, this month we wrote to this year’s African Fellows to ask them questions about themselves and their work. TED recently announced that applications to be a 2018 TED Fellow are now open.

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The Ted Talk Questionnaire: This Egyptian Mycologist is Trying to Stop Devastating Fungal Infections

Mennat El Ghalid is an Egyptian mycologist whose nonprofit organization, ConScience, promotes science education.

This August, Arusha, Tanzania will be the setting of TEDGlobal 2017 Conference where 21 innovators will come to spread worthy ideas. 10 are from Africa. As part of our focus on African Futures, this month we wrote to this year’s African Fellows to ask them questions about themselves and their work. TED recently announced that applications to be a 2018 TED Fellow are now open.

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