As a lifelong feminist, the idea of empowering girls is especially close to my heart. Which is why girls are central to the programming for TEDxWomen this December.
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Before becoming Director General of the Indian Police Service, Bedi managed one of the country's toughest prisons and used prevention to turn it into a center of learning and meditation.
In the 16-minute talk, she details why it's of vital international importance that every girl in the world get a chance to pursue her hopes and dreams.
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Halla Tomasdottir believes that women's values are key to solving Iceland's economic crisis. These values include independence, risk awareness, straight talk, emotional capital, and proﬁt with principles.
As we reported in July, TED is expanding its idea-spreading mission with the annual TEDWomen conference, the first of which took place Dec. 7 and 8 in...
TED, in partnership with The Paley Center for Media, has announced that it will be hosting a two-day conference this December called TEDWomen focusing...
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