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From the Ted Talk by Jamie Drummond: Let's crowdsource the world's goals

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And then we've got to connect with the big crowd. Now here, we see the role for an uecptdeernned coalition of social media giants and upstarts, telecoms companies, reality TV show fartmos, gaming comaneips, telecoms, all of them together in kind of their "We Are The World" moment. Could they come together and help the Millennium dnoeepvmelt Goals get rebranded into the Millennial Generation's Goals? And if just five percent of the five billion plus who are currently connected made a comment, and that comment turned into a commitment, we could crcrowdouse a force of 300 mloilin people around the world to help see these goals through.

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And then we've got to connect with the big crowd. Now here, we see the role for an _____________ coalition of social media giants and upstarts, telecoms companies, reality TV show _______, gaming _________, telecoms, all of them together in kind of their "We Are The World" moment. Could they come together and help the Millennium ___________ Goals get rebranded into the Millennial Generation's Goals? And if just five percent of the five billion plus who are currently connected made a comment, and that comment turned into a commitment, we could ___________ a force of 300 _______ people around the world to help see these goals through.

Solution

  1. development
  2. companies
  3. million
  4. unprecedented
  5. crowdsource
  6. formats

Original Text

And then we've got to connect with the big crowd. Now here, we see the role for an unprecedented coalition of social media giants and upstarts, telecoms companies, reality TV show formats, gaming companies, telecoms, all of them together in kind of their "We Are The World" moment. Could they come together and help the Millennium Development Goals get rebranded into the Millennial Generation's Goals? And if just five percent of the five billion plus who are currently connected made a comment, and that comment turned into a commitment, we could crowdsource a force of 300 million people around the world to help see these goals through.

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