[WATCH] TED Talks by Women that Inspire Us, to Inspire You
Bravery. Beauty. Gender. TED brings people together to share stories, usually in the form of short, powerful talks. TEDWomen kicks of this week to shift the focus to issues of unique importance to women and girls as change makers and creators. In celebration of the “momentum” these stories create, here five talks that have inspired us to think bigger or just differently about our world.
Honest and brave, model Geena Rocero took to the TED stage to tell the story of her journey to become who she always knew she was.
Uncharted Play co-founder Jessica O. Matthews travelled to TED Rio to talk about harnessing the ideas that will lead to a brighter, more sustainable future.
14-months after founding STORY Rachel Shechtman talked to TED Hollywood about creating her dream job – shopping for a living.
Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells how she found her story – her voice – and why layered stories are critical to our cultural understanding.
GoldieBlox founder Debbie Sterling explained how she’s preparing young girls to become tomorrow’s engineers.