Man on a mission
Broadcast: Midmorning, 03/07/2008, 9:06 a.m.
Broadcast: Midmorning, 05/09/2008, 9:06 a.m.
Greg Mortenson recounts his long journey from a failed attempt to climb K2 to building schools for the remote, poverty-stricken villages of Afghanistan and Pakistan.
- Greg Mortenson: Greg Mortenson, author of "Three Cups of Tea." He is co-founder of the nonprofit organizations Central Asia Institute and Pennies for Peace.
- Greg Mortenson's Web site
- Central Asia Institute
- Pennies for Peace
- 2008 Nobel Peace Prize Forum
- Three Cups of Tea Web site