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Leila Ben Gacem creates Jobs and Economic Opportunities through Heritage Revival

Leila Ben Gacem creates Jobs and Economic Opportunities through Heritage Revival

- Photo source: Leila Ben Gacem - Leila is the founder of Dar Ben Gacem, a boutique hotel located in the historical medina of Tunis, Tunisia. Leila's work focuses on heritage revival through social entrepreneurship. Leila's work contributes to several Sustainable Development Goals, particularly to SDG#8 Decent Work and Economic Growth WATCH THE OBOOT TALK Kais F. (11) from Montreal, QC, Canada and Sarah B.G. (12) from London, England interviewed Leila. Watch the full interview to learn about her background, her journey, her skills, her work and her impact. LEARN MORE ABOUT Leila Ben Gacem: Dar Ben Gacem's website: https://www.darbengacem.com/ Dar Ben Gacem on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/darbengacem/ Dar Ben Gacem on Twitter: https://twitter.com/darbengacem Leila Ben Gacem on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/leila-ben-gacem-89244a2 Leila's TED Talk: https://youtu.be/zyOY8uqweaA The Medina of Tunis Discover the Medina of Tunis through this video tour from DiscoverTunisia. Social Entrepreneurship: Watch this video from CEDRA and learn about "What is Social Entrepreneurship?" Heritage Conservation: "Many people have heard about World Heritage. But what is it exactly? And what's the idea behind it?" Watch this video from UNESCO to find out. OBOOT DIGITAL BADGES Kais and Sarah collected the yellow Oboot badge for learning about Leila's background, journey, skills, work, and impact.

Rudayna Abdo uses E-learning Solutions for Refugee  Education

Rudayna Abdo uses E-learning Solutions for Refugee Education

- Photo source: Rudayna Abdo - Rudayna lives in The Hague in the Netherlands and is the founder of Thaki, a nonprofit that provides education to refugees through access to second-hand laptops and e-learning. Rudayna's work contributes to several Sustainable Development Goals, particularly to SDG#4 Quality Education. WATCH THE OBOOT TALK Kais F. (11) from Montreal, QC, Canada and Tala A. (11) from Toronto, ON, Canada interviewed Rudayna. Watch the full interview to learn about her background, her journey, her skills, her work and her impact. LEARN MORE ABOUT Rudayna Abdo: Thaki website: https://thaki.org/ Thaki on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thakiunlocks/ Thaki on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thaki_Unlocks Rudayna on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/internetofelephants Rudayna's TED Talk: https://youtu.be/5pGWV4KBDUs The Hague, The Netherlands Discover The Hague through this video tour from GloballyGreat. E-learning: Watch this video from TheVerge where Bill Gates explains why he "believes that by 2030, online courses can bring wildly better education to anyone with a smartphone or tablet." Refugee Education: Watch this video from TED-ED where Benedetta Berti and Evelien Borgman explain "What it mean to be a refugee?" OBOOT DIGITAL BADGES Kais and Tala collected the pink Oboot badge for learning about Rudayna's background, journey, skills, work, and impact.

Gautam Shah uses Technology & Games for Wildlife Conservation

Gautam Shah uses Technology & Games for Wildlife Conservation

- Photo source: Gautam Shah - Gautam is the founder of Internet of Elephants, a startup using technology and games to bring wildlife into people's daily lives. He lives in Nairobi, Kenya and believes that by intelligently combining advancing technology with the trends in online entertainment, the wildlife conservation sector can improve the livelihoods of animals and people alike. Gautam’s work contributes to several Sustainable Development Goals, particularly to SDG#15 Life on Land. WATCH THE OBOOT TALK Kais (11) from Montreal, QC, Canada and Nour (13) from Boston, MA, USA interviewed Gautam. Watch the full interview to learn about his background, his journey, his skills, his work and his impact. LEARN MORE ABOUT Gautam Shah: Internet of Elephants website: https://www.internetofelephants.com/ Internet of Elephants on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ioelephants Internet of Elephants on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ioelephants Wildeverse the game: https://www.wildeversegame.com/ Wildeverse the game on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wildeverse.game/ Gautam on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/internetofelephants Nairobi, Kenya Discover Nairobi through this video tour from the BBC Game Development: Watch this TED Talk where Gautam explains who we can make wildlife a part of our daily lives. Wildlife Conservation: Watch this video from TED-Ed to learn about "why biodiversity is so important?" OBOOT DIGITAL BADGES Kais and Nour collected the green Oboot badge for learning about Gautam's background, journey, skills, work, and impact.

Yigit Yigiter creates immersive content using VR/AR for Heritage Education

Yigit Yigiter creates immersive content using VR/AR for Heritage Education

- Photo source: Yigit Yigiter - Yigit is the founder of Timelooper a startup that creates immersive educational content such as digital tours of historical sites, museums, and national parks using Virtual Reality / Augmented Reality. Yigit'’s work contributes to several Sustainable Development Goals, particularly to SDG#4 Quality Education. WATCH THE OBOOT TALK Kais F. (11) from Montreal, QC, Canada and Arel Y. (11) from New York, NY, USA interviewed Yigit Yigiter. Watch the full interview to learn about his background, his journey, his skills, his work and his impact. LEARN MORE ABOUT Yigit Yigiter: Timelooper website: https://www.timelooper.com/ Yigit on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/taratodras/ Yigit on Twitter: https://twitter.com/yyigiter Yigit on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/taratwphoto New York, NY, USA Discover New York through this video tour from Monocle Films Immersive Content: In this video, Yigit talks to Telefónica Digital Trends about Timelooper and how it works. Check it out! It's really cool. Heritage Education: Watch this video from UNESCO to learn about World Heritage. OBOOT DIGITAL BADGES Kais and Arel collected the pink Oboot badge for learning about Yigit's background, journey, skills, work, and impact.

Tara Todras-Whitehill uses Visual Storytelling to promote Gender Equality

Tara Todras-Whitehill uses Visual Storytelling to promote Gender Equality

- Photo source: Tara Todras-Whitehill - Tara is an American award-winning photojournalist and visual storytelling consultant who lives in Istanbul, Turkey. She is passionate about #GenderEquality and uses #VisualStorytelling to make sure that global game-changers, particularly girls and women, get their stories told. Tara’s work contributes to several Sustainable Development Goals, particularly to SDG#5 Gender Equality. WATCH THE OBOOT TALK Kais (11) from Montreal, QC, Canada and Aicha K. (10) from Tunis, Tunisia interviewed Tara Todrad-Whitehill. Watch the full interview to learn about her background, her journey, her work and her impact. LEARN MORE ABOUT Tara Todras-Whitehill: TARATW Consulting website: https://taratw.com/ Tara's Photo Portfolio: https://taratwphoto.com/ Tara on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/taratodras/ Tara on Twitter: https://twitter.com/taratw Tara on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/taratwphoto Tara's World Press Photo Award: https://www.worldpressphoto.org/collection/photo/2016/28711/2/2016-Tara-Todras-Whitehill-SPS3-FH Istanbul, Turkey: Discover Istanbul through this video tour from Monocle Films Visual Storytelling: In this video from Film Riot, British Filmmaker Philip Bloom shares tips and techniques for Visual Storytelling. Gender Equality: Gender Equality explained by children: OBOOT DIGITAL BADGES Kais and Aicha collected the pink Oboot badge for learning about Tara's background, journey, skills, work, and impact.