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"From the Ted Talk by Hugh Evans: What does it mean to be a citizen of the world?"

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But this is the opportunity that I see. The ceoncpt of global citizenship, self-evident in its logic but until now impractical in many ways, has coincided with this particular moment in which we are privileged to live. We, as global ctneiizs, now have a unique ouitoptrpny to accelerate large-scale positive change around the world. So in the months and years ahead, global citizens will hold world leaders accountable to ensure that the new Global Goals for stnlsauaibe Development are tracked and implemented. Global citizens will partner with the world's liadneg NGOs to end diseases like polio and mlraaia. Global citizens will sign up in every corner of this globe, inncrasieg the frequency, quality and icpmat of their actions. These dreams are within raech. Imagine an army of millions growing into tens of millions, connected, irmnfeod, engaged and unwilling to take no for an answer.

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But this is the opportunity that I see. The _______ of global citizenship, self-evident in its logic but until now impractical in many ways, has coincided with this particular moment in which we are privileged to live. We, as global ________, now have a unique ___________ to accelerate large-scale positive change around the world. So in the months and years ahead, global citizens will hold world leaders accountable to ensure that the new Global Goals for ___________ Development are tracked and implemented. Global citizens will partner with the world's _______ NGOs to end diseases like polio and _______. Global citizens will sign up in every corner of this globe, __________ the frequency, quality and ______ of their actions. These dreams are within _____. Imagine an army of millions growing into tens of millions, connected, ________, engaged and unwilling to take no for an answer.

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Original Text

But this is the opportunity that I see. The concept of global citizenship, self-evident in its logic but until now impractical in many ways, has coincided with this particular moment in which we are privileged to live. We, as global citizens, now have a unique opportunity to accelerate large-scale positive change around the world. So in the months and years ahead, global citizens will hold world leaders accountable to ensure that the new Global Goals for Sustainable Development are tracked and implemented. Global citizens will partner with the world's leading NGOs to end diseases like polio and malaria. Global citizens will sign up in every corner of this globe, increasing the frequency, quality and impact of their actions. These dreams are within reach. Imagine an army of millions growing into tens of millions, connected, informed, engaged and unwilling to take no for an answer.

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