|The Center for Global Engagement is a Los Angeles-based social entrepreneurship organization. By leveraging the two most effective mediums to engage large groups of people around the world -- entertainment and internet/mobile technologies-- CGE develops projects that create large-scale transformational benefit to society at large, and increase mutual understanding and respect.
|CGE highlights blog postings and articles of interest on topics related to global media, communications, entertainment and technology.
The Economist: "Arabic Voiceovers: Dubstars"
Aljazeera: "Kismet: How Soap Operas Changed the World"
Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies: The results of the 2012-2013 Arab Opinion Index
The Atlantic: "How People in the Middle East Actually Use Social Media"
Aljazeera: "Fighting Poverty in the Arab World: With Soap Operas?"
The International: "Soap Opera Diplomacy: Turkish TV in Greece"