Meet Wadley, An Optimistic and Brave Girl

Publié 9 octobre 2013 Avatar

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Haitian writer, Edwidge Danticat, shares the amazing story of Wadley, a courageous and bright young girl who lives in a camp in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.


6th Grader Teaches App Development to Schoolmates and Teachers

Publié 11 septembre 2013 Avatar

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As the current digital era continues to expand and open new opportunities to learn and communicate, new norms are emerging. Female merchants in Kenya are using mobile banking to transfer money to their bank accounts, doctors in Uganda are receiving via text messages notifications of urgently needed medical assistance, and students in the United States like 6th grader Thomas Suarez are positively influencing their communities and schools through innovative mobile app designs.


"Destruction is not Development"

Publié 20 juin 2013 Avatar

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Dear VOY Green Activists, An American company, Herakles Farms, plans to illegally chop down an area of rainforest in Cameroon, that's ten times the size of Manhattan, to make palm oil. If this happens, it will destroy the homes of endangered species of monkeys, birds and elephants, and release at least 9.5 million tonnes of carbon emissions ... adding to the climate pollution that's causing global warming. We have to take a stand. This must be stopped and we can all play ou...


"We have a responsibility to awe."

Publié 3 juin 2013 Avatar

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This video will change the way you see the world through "an experience of such perceptual vastness you literally have to reconfigure your mental models of the world to assimilate it." Shots of Awe is a weekly series by Jason Silva, host of National Geographic's Brain Games. Silva will deliver invigorating philosophical shots every Tuesday for the next few weeks on his ShotsOfAwe YouTube channel. Pretty cool!


Violence against women is a men's issue

Publié 29 mai 2013 Avatar

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In this powerful and blunt TED talk, American activist and author Jackson Katz points out that the often called "women's issues" are intrinsically men's issues. Do you share this opinion? Do you think that violent behaviors against women are tied to definitions of manhood? Or do you think that both men and women are to be blamed for this?


A Tablet Computer for Africa by Africans

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What do you do when you would like to have a smartphone or tablet, but cannot afford Apple or Samsung products? Well, you just create your own gadget.This is what Verone Mankou, a 27 year old Congolose entrepreneur did last year. Verone is known as the man who created Africa’s first tablet, the Way-C. His home country, the Republic of Congo, is considered as one of the most difficult places in the world to do business, but that did not stop Verone from creating his own tech sta...


A Tablet Computer for Africa by Africans

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What do you do when you would like to have a smartphone or tablet, but cannot afford Apple or Samsung products? Well, you just create your own gadget. This is what Verone Mankou, is a 27 year old Congolose entrepreneur did last year. Verone is known as the man who created Africa’s first tablet, the Way-C. His home country, the Republic of Congo, is considered as one of the most difficult places in the world to do business, but that did not stop Verone from creating his tech startup VMK.


A Tablet Computer for Africa by Africans

Publié 21 mai 2013 Avatar

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What do you do when you would like to have a smartphone or tablet, but cannot afford Apple or Samsung products? Well, you just create your own gadget.This is what Verone Mankou, a 27 year old Congolose entrepreneur did last year. Verone is known as the man who created Africa’s first tablet, the Way-C. His home country, the Republic of Congo, is considered as one of the most difficult places in the world to do business, but that did not stop Verone from creating his own tech startup VMK.


Homophobia: In The Eyes Of Teens

Publié 4 avril 2013 Avatar

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As the recent polemic around same-sex marriage is rising in the United States, young Americans examine Homophobia, its presence and affect on their social experience. This is an amazing documentary made by young people for young people. Great job DCTV!


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