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Videos for Category Global Awareness & Action (263)

CdF-Education-Française

CdF-Education-Française

Added over 4 years ago | 01:03:00 | 5365 views

La Pauvreté de Lutte de connaissance : « Chaque Enfant à l'Ecole et Apprenant ». Rachel Glennerster, l'Administrateur dirigeant de JPAL, et Rukmini Banerji de Pratham discute comment nous pouvons comprendre la politique d'éducation et le...

CdF-Education-English

CdF-Education-English

Added over 4 years ago | 01:03:00 | 5628 views

Knowledge Fighting Poverty: “Every Child in School and Learning.” Rachel Glennerster, Executive Director of JPAL, and Rukmini Banerji of Pratham discuss how we can understand education policy and the concept of participation through inte...

STARR FORUM: DARFUR/DARFUR: "The Crisis"

STARR FORUM: DARFUR/DARFUR: "The Cr...

MIT Center for International Studies

Added over 4 years ago | 01:13:00 | 52233 views

This video is from "The Crisis" half of the Starr Forum "DARFUR/DARFUR: The Crisis| The Exhibit" The Starr Forum event commences in the Kirsch Auditorium with a panel discussion featuring Robert Rotberg, Belfer Center, Harvard’s Kenne...

CdF-Opening Remarks-Française

CdF-Opening Remarks-Française

Added over 4 years ago | 00:40:43 | 5382 views

La connaissance contre la Pauvreté Chaise Esther Duflo discute le colloque et l'efficacité de méthodes aléatoires.

CdF-Opening Remarks-English

CdF-Opening Remarks-English

Added over 4 years ago | 00:40:43 | 8859 views

Knowledge against Poverty Chair Esther Duflo discusses the colloquium and the effectiveness of randomized methods.

Frances Beinecke - Can We Meet the Planet's Deadline?

Frances Beinecke - Can We Meet the ...

MIT Energy Initiative

Added over 4 years ago | 01:00:45 | 27250 views

Abstract Current science tells us that we must act now in order to prevent the worst impacts of global warming. The international community, mean- while, is meeting this December in Copenhagen to negotiate a new climate regime. Is the Un...

The Climate Collaboratorium

The Climate Collaboratorium

MIT Museum

Added over 4 years ago | 00:02:50 | 31542 views

"When you bring together lots of people and have them all contributing, you can do really remarkable things." In a piece produced for exhibit at the MIT Museum, researchers at MIT's Center for Collective Intelligence discuss their devel...

 dialogue snippet: What is the future of the green jobs industry?

dialogue snippet: What is the futu...

The Community Innovators Lab

Added over 4 years ago | 00:01:22 | 49582 views

Watch the full panel discussion to see the whole conversation. In the summer of 2009, MIT CoLab deployed student staff to organizations in North Carolina, Mississippi, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and Los Angeles, among others, to collabo...

Voces del Pueblo: a video abstract

Voces del Pueblo: a video abstract

MIT Public Service Center Videos

Added over 4 years ago | 00:04:01 | 8377 views

The first goal of “Voces del Pueblo” was to survey current methods of feedback between communities and NGOs. 23 NGO representatives were interviewed, 18 construction sites were visited, and over 35 hours of footage were taken in the firs...

Toward India 2020: Challenges and Opportunities

Toward India 2020: Challenges and O...

Global Initiatives

Added over 4 years ago | 01:30:00 | 16208 views

This video is part of the B&K Securities MIT India Forum with featured speaker: Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman of the Indian Planning Commission. Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia has also served as a member of the Indian Planning...

CoLab 'Leveraging the Stimulus' Panel 9/14/09

CoLab 'Leveraging the Stimulus' Pan...

The Community Innovators Lab

Added over 4 years ago | 00:47:57 | 9182 views

The Name of the Disease

The Name of the Disease

Added over 4 years ago | 00:47:04 | 492 views | private

The documentary "The Name of the Disease" explores the voices of patients, shamans, doctors, and varied health officials in some of the poorest parts of rural Rajasthan, India, to attempt an understanding of the complex and multi-layered...