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TEDxGranta -- Ann Cotton --Camfed: Promoting Girls' Education

Ann Cotton is founder and Executive Director of Camfed International, a charity which has improved the school environment for over a million children in 2,295 communities in Sub-saharan Africa. Their work fights poverty and HIV/AIDS by investing in education for girls and women. Ann's talk was trailed for us by Sally Osberg at TEDWomen. In this talk, Ann describes the work of Camfed and the essence of making change through community based approaches.About TEDx, x = independently organized eventIn the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations)
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