We get 10,000 mosquito nets more to fight malaria thanks to a bet won by Ashton Kutcher over media legacy CNN by attracting a million followers to his tweets. This event is newsworthy for me from two points. I have recently been exploring how social media is transforming the way traditional media operates. This event tells how the individual can have a wider never-before outreach.
In my last post I wrote about being part of G20Voice. I’m really enjoying working as part of a coalition, supported by many people and organisations around the world that want to end poverty - a collaborative effort, which demonstrates the breadth of commitment to ending poverty and inequality.