Solvable

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<p>Solvable showcases the world’s most innovative thinkers and their proposed solutions to the world’s most daunting problems. The interviews, conducted by journalists like Malcolm Gladwell and Jacob Weisberg, will launch a dialogue that both acknowledges the complexity of the issues while inspiring hope that the problems are, in fact, solvable.</p>

Episode Date
Climate Change is Solvable
1722
Anne Applebaum talks to Anousheh Ansari about balancing the carbon cycle and fighting climate change through incentivized prizes and innovation.
Oct 16, 2019
Child Marriage is Solvable
1605
Jacob Weisberg talks to Mabel van Oranje, Chair of Girls Not Brides, about ending child marriage by 2030.
Oct 09, 2019
Educational Inequity is Solvable
1779
Anne Applebaum talks to Dr. Urvashi Sahni--a social entrepreneur, women rights activist and educationist--about redefining education and curricula.
Oct 02, 2019
US-China Conflict is Solvable
2214
Jacob Weisberg talks to Kevin Rudd about the need for diplomacy between China and the United States.
Sep 25, 2019
Poor Nutrition is Solvable
1645
Jacob Weisberg talks to Roy Steiner about changing global diets.
Sep 18, 2019
Electricity for the Developing World is Solvable
1644
Anne Applebaum talks with Ashvin Dayal about creating worldwide access to electricity.
Sep 11, 2019
Global Poverty is Solvable
1758
Malcolm Gladwell talks with Dr. Shashi Buluswar about fighting global poverty with the Institute for Transformative Technologies.
Sep 04, 2019
Conflict is Solvable
2699
Jacob Weisberg talks to Victor Ochen, Founder and Executive Director for African Youth Initiative Network, about building peace in Africa.
Aug 28, 2019
AIDS is Solvable
1651
Malcolm Gladwell talks to David Baltimore about his work that made a treatment for HIV/AIDS possible.
Aug 21, 2019
Basic Education is Solvable
1881
Ahmed Ali Akbar talks to Sal Khan about bringing world class education to everyone, for free.
Aug 14, 2019
Cervical Cancer is Solvable
1848
Anne Applebaum talks to Vincent DeGennaro about building cancer programs in developing countries.
Aug 07, 2019
Gender Inequality in Leadership is Solvable
2735
Malcolm Gladwell talks to Julia Gillard, the first and only woman to be Prime Minister of Australia, about the underrepresentation of women in leadership around the world.
Jul 31, 2019
Civil War is Solvable
1527
Anne Applebaum talks to Juan Manuel Santos, former president of Colombia and Nobel Peace Laureate, about ending more than 50 years of conflict in his country.
Jul 24, 2019
Misuse of Data is Solvable
2033
Jacob Weisberg talks to Jake Porway about using big data for good.
Jul 17, 2019
Fake News is Solvable
1537
Anne Applebaum talks to Renée DiResta about building a more trustworthy Internet.
Jul 10, 2019
The Tech Gender Gap is Solvable
1516
Jacob Weisberg talks to Mariéme Jamme about teaching a million disadvantaged girls to code.
Jul 03, 2019
Food Waste is Solvable
1593
Ahmed Ali Akbar talks to activist and author Tristram Stuart about using food scraps to eliminate waste.  Watch "The Ugly Carrot" video here: https://vimeo.com/105657593.
Jun 26, 2019
Refugee Poverty is Solvable
1779
Jacob Weisberg talks to David Miliband about helping refugees stay in work and in school.
Jun 19, 2019
Political Demonization is Solvable
1527
Anne Applebaum talks to Flavia Kleiner about how patriotic liberalism can beat xenophobic populists.
Jun 12, 2019
Homelessness is Solvable
2036
Malcolm Gladwell talks to Rosanne Haggerty about ending homelessness for everyone. Forever.
Jun 05, 2019
Introducing: Solvable
208
Solvable will be a recurring showcase for the world’s most inspiring thinkers to propose solutions to the world’s most daunting problems.
May 13, 2019