TED Prize

Today, watch the TEDPrize@UN webcast

Posted by: Matthew Trost

Today, Thursday, Nov. 18, at 11 a.m. ET, join us in celebrating the one-year anniversary of the launch of the Charter for Compassion — Karen Armstrong’s 2008 TED Prize Wish. The event, TEDPrize@UN — hosted by the United Nations — will be streamed live over the web, and feature talks on compassion by a number of fascinating speakers:

  • Karen Armstrong (watch her 2008 and 2010 TEDTalks)
  • Rev. Dr. Joan Brown Campbell
  • Matthieu Ricard (watch his 2007 TEDTalk)
  • Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf (watch his 2009 talk)
  • Chade-Meng Tan
  • Krista Tippett
  • Fred Luskin

Watch the webcast

The webcast will stream live from 11 a.m. ET to 1 p.m. ET on the Charter for Compassion website.

We encourage you to host a viewing party for family and friends — or get your organization involved. Around the world, groups and organizations are coming together to learn about compassion, celebrate the Charter for Compassion, or engage in compassionate actions. Find an event near you, or create your own.