TEDxLondonSalon – November

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From Tuesday 12th September at midday you can buy your ticket to ‘Talking Poverty – Challenging Inequality’ taking place on 8th November at Kings Place. This evening event with four live speakers, curated by Kevin Cahill, the former Chief Executive of Comic Relief, will shine the spotlight on the extraordinary capacity of people to overcome hardship and inequality.

Kevin’s mission is to drive positive change in the UK and around the world through the power of entertainment. He will bring together four fascinating speakers to share their personal experiences of overcoming adversity and inspire the audience with innovative ideas and examples of action.

Tickets are priced at £40 and can be bought from Kingsplace.co.uk.  Standard concessions will apply and a limited number of discounted tickets are available on application.  TEDxLondon events usually sell out quickly so if you want to come along don’t delay in buying your ticket.

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Esther Mujawayo

Writer and activist

Born in 1958 in Rwanda, Esther Mujawayo is a world-known expert in the field of refugee trauma-therapy. She gained a Graduate Diploma

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in Psychology from UEA 1997, after escaping the 1994 Rwandan Genocide which saw Esther lose many relatives. She is the author of several books and founder of the Association of Widows of the Rwandan Genocide. She was a speaker at the Geneva summit for Human Rights and Democracy.

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David Robinson OBE

Leader and Founder
of Community Links

David is a community leader and founder of Community Links, a ground-breaking organisation which inspires people to affect social change. He is a leading figure in social finance and led the Council for Social Action for Gordon Brown

Ian Goldin

Professor of Globalisation and Development,
University of Oxford

Professor Ian Goldin is the founding Director of the Oxford Martin School at the University of Oxford and the Oxford University Professor of

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Globalisation and Development. Goldin was, until 2006, Vice President of the World Bank and the Bank’s Director of Policy. From 1996 to 2001 he was Chief Executive and Managing Director of the Development Bank of Southern Africa and adviser to President Nelson Mandela.

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