Educatinggirls around the world is vital in the global efforts to build environmental awareness and lead to a more equitable future. In her talk, Annie discusses how education doesn’t just give women opportunities, but empowers them to thrive in the new green economy and take action to achieve climate justice.
Annie is an ambitious 13-year old who refuses to give in to the norm. When she’s not practicing on the piano, she’s at the Dojo perfecting her Taekwondo kicks. Being the accomplished debater and public speaker, Annie aspires to pursue a career in law in the future. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at ted.com/tedx