TEDX Kakuma Camp Online - First ever TED event filmed in a Refugee Camp was held June 9/18. Watch here
Do You ever wonder what life is like in a Refugee Camp?
Join the world’s first ever TEDx event from a refugee camp! Recorded live on June 9/18.
About the event
TEDxKakumaCamp offers a different lens into the reality of life as a refugee, away from the images of devastation and suffering, and towards stories of resilience, of contribution, of creativity.
Stories that uplift and inspire not just the communities that host them but the entire world. The theme, Thrive, supports our belief that empowered refugees can shape a peaceful and tolerant future of our world.
Speakers include current and former Kakuma Camp refugees as well as international experts and artists who wish to make the world a better place for people forced to flee their homes.
Meet the refugees who have ideas worth spreading: https://trib.al/iBcDFWs
TEDxKakumaCamp will be the first TEDx event hosted in a refugee camp, with refugees, and also for refugees. It is curated by Melissa Fleming - UNHCR and Dana Hughes with support from UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency and volunteer teams.
TEDxKakumaCamp took place on Saturday, 9 June 2018, and was livestreamed.