Boniface Mwangi encourages us to explore how love can change the world. He tells his own story of how love from others affected him growing up and how he was able to share that love in the lives of others.
Boniface Mwangi is an award winning Kenyan Photo-Activist. For four years he held a staff photography position at The Standard, the second largest Kenyan newspaper, taking on various assignments of increasing responsibility in a number of countries. In 2009 Secretary of State of the United States, Hillary Clinton wrote a letter commending Boniface for his work during the post-election violence. His work has appeared in virtually all the important newspapers in the world, from The New York Times to The Guardian. He holds a Diploma in Print Journalism from the East African School of Journalism and studied Human Rights and documentary photography at New York University. He is the youngest Prince Claus Laureate and is currently a Senior TED Fellow. Boniface runs Pawa 254 a collaborative hub for creatives in Kenya where journalists, artists and activists meet to find innovative ways of achieving social change.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx