How to solve the world's biggest problems

20 min Source: TED TALKS
PME All levels


Philanthropy, when leveraged effectively, can solve monumental global challenges, as demonstrated by historical successes in agriculture, health, and global security.


  1. Philanthropy led by Norman Borlaug significantly increased global food security, saving millions.
  2. The global top 1%'s contributions could unlock trillions for philanthropic efforts.
  3. Direct cash transfers effectively empower individuals, improving poverty, education, and health.
  4. Strategic philanthropy in pandemic prevention and clean energy offers solutions to urgent challenges.