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How financial literacy impacts youth prostitution, AIDS, and women’s survival

How financial literacy impacts youth prostitution, AIDS, and women’s survival

Judith Bruce: Financial literacy is kind of bedrock to any long-term change pretty much for everybody, but certainly for females. The world spends a lot of time talking about the SDGs—these are the sustainable development goals, mention all sorts of goals—health, equality, participation—that cannot be realized unless you have some authority over resources. You can …

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Amazon rainforest tribal leader and ‘forest guardian’ killed by illegal loggers

Amazon rainforest tribal leader and ‘forest guardian’ killed by illegal loggers

 A tribesman in the Amazon has been killed by illegal loggers in what is believed to have been an ambush  Paulo Paulino Guajajara, an indigenous leader of the Guajarara tribe and part of a group known as the ‘Forest Guardians’, was shot in the neck  The ‘Forest Guardians’ were formed by indigenous people to fight …

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Amazon rainforest tribal leader and ‘forest guardian’ killed by illegal loggers – The News

Amazon rainforest tribal leader and ‘forest guardian’ killed by illegal loggers – The News

 A tribesman in the Amazon has been killed by illegal loggers in what is believed to have been an ambush  Paulo Paulino Guajajara, an indigenous leader of the Guajarara tribe and part of a group known as the ‘Forest Guardians’, was shot in the neck  The ‘Forest Guardians’ were formed by indigenous people to fight …

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Let’s Help Refugees Thrive, Not Just Survive | Melissa Fleming | TED Talks

Let’s Help Refugees Thrive, Not Just Survive | Melissa Fleming | TED Talks

So I started working with refugees because I wanted to make a difference, and making a difference starts with telling their stories. So when I meet refugees, I always ask them questions. Who bombed your house? Who killed your son? Did the rest of your family make it out alive? How are you coping in …

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Homosexuality: It’s about survival – not sex | James O’Keefe | TEDxTallaght

Homosexuality: It’s about survival – not sex | James O’Keefe | TEDxTallaght

Translator: Leonardo Silva Reviewer: Mile Živković One summer evening, my eighteen-year-old son Jimmy said he wanted to talk. So, after my wife Joan and I got his three much younger siblings tucked in and read their bedtime stories, Joan and I sat down in our bedroom. Jimmy came in and closed the door behind him. …

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#FreeTheFemme: The aesthetics of survival | Hari Nef | TEDxConnecticutCollege

#FreeTheFemme: The aesthetics of survival | Hari Nef | TEDxConnecticutCollege

Translator: Sara Pellicer Vidal Reviewer: Denise RQ Remember when Caitlyn Jenner revealed herself on the cover of “Vanity Fair”? Yeah. (Laughter) I’ve got a lot to say about her conservative politics and her bumpy advocacy, but this, this was cool. Most of you agreed with me. Not all of you, however. Like any woman in …