TEDxHalifax - Silver Donald Cameron - Bhutan: The Pursuit of Gross National Happiness





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Silver Donald Cameron is the host and executive producer of the ambitious environmental web site TheGreenInterview.com. He is also the author of numerous plays, films, radio and TV scripts, an extensive body of corporate and governmental writing, innumerable magazine articles, and 17 books. His most recent books are Sailing Away from Winter (2007) and A Million Futures: The Remarkable Legacy of the Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation (2010).

A former columnist with the Toronto Globe and Mail and the Halifax Sunday Herald, Dr. Cameron has also been a faculty member, administrator or writer-in-residence at eight universities. Among his many awards and honours are two honorary doctorates.

In The Green Interview, Silver Donald conducts in-depth interviews with leading environmental figures from around the world. Four of those interviews are referenced in his TEDx talk -- with Vandana Shiva, Ronald Colman, James Lovelock, and the Prime Minister of Bhutan.
About TEDx

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations)


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