Ambition. It's the reason we're all here, at the 11th Annual Skoll World Forum, focused on the most ambitious endeavor imaginable: solving the world's most pressing problems.
In this video we take a look at some of humanities most ambitious accomplishments to date and hear from voices of the Skoll World Forum community about what the future holds.
Catch live streaming from the Skoll World Forum in Oxford over at www.skollworldforum.org from April 9-11.
Highlights this year include talks from Malala Yousafzai, Sir Richard Branson, Jeff Skoll, Tony Elumelu, Sir Ronald Cohen, Sally Osberg, Marcus Bleasdale, the presentation of the 2014 Skoll Awards For Social Entrepreneurship and performances from Playing For Change and the Grammy Award-Winning Artists Miri Ben-Ari and more.
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In order of appearance:
Muhammad Yunus - Grameen Bank
Joe Madiath - Gram Vikas
Andrew Youn - One Acre Fund
Mark Plotkin - Amazon Conservation Team
Madav Chavan - Pratham
Pat Mitchell - The Paley Center for Media
Vicky Colbert - Escuela Nueva
Annie Lennox - SING Campaign
Tim Hanstad - Landesa
Matt Flannery - Kiva
Gro Harlem Brundtland - The Elders
Premal Shah - Kiva
Mindy Lubber - Ceres
Lydia Wilbard - Camfed
Skoll Foundation Creative Consultants
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