My friend Mechai Viravaidya has used social marketing to dramatically reduce birth rates in Thailand. Katie Elmore and I had dinner at his restaurant, Cabbages and Condoms, when we were in Bangkok last February.
Mechai Viravaidya: How Mr. Condom made Thailand a better place
Watch his TED talk at http://www.ted.com/talks/mechai_viravaidya_how_mr_condom_made_thailand_a_better_place.html?utm_source=newsletter_weekly_2010-10-05&utm_campaign=newsletter_weekly&utm_medium=email
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