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Firdaus Kharas

Chocolate Moose Media
Chairman & Executive Producer

Social innovator, director and humanitarian, Firdaus Kharas creates media designed to educate, entertain and change societal and individual behavior to better the human condition. 

He is a specialist in creating animated shorts and documentaries, especially on human rights and disease prevention. His work has been translated into more than 100 languages, used in 150 countries and attributed positively to influencing millions of lives.

He was recently named one of the world’s “50 Most Talented Social Innovators” and recognized more than 70 times, including a Peabody Award, the United Nations Peace Medal, ReelWorld Trailblazer Award, New York Gold World Medal and Telly, Remi, Hugo, Chris, CINE Golden Eagle awards.

Before his work in media, Firdaus was executive director of the United Nations Association in Canada, policy advisor (immigration and refugee affairs) to the Minister of Immigration and assistant deputy chair of the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada. He has degrees and certificates from seven universities: American, Carleton, Harvard, Ottawa, Stanford, Thiel and Waterloo. He also received an honorary Doctor of Humanities and the Distinguished Alumni Award from an alma mater, Thiel College, Pennsylvania, and an Honorary Fellowship from the InterContinental University, London.

Connect with Firdaus online:

Linkedin: http://ca.linkedin.com/pub/firdaus-kharas/16/280/95a

Twitter: https://twitter.com/Culture_Shift

 

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