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Photo Credit: Alison Hathaway / Clinton Global Initiative
Wednesday
Aug 13
2014

Securing the Clean Energy Futures of America's Inner Cities

Donnel Baird, founder of BlocPower, shares how clean energy retrofits in community buildings in inner cities will not only lower energy costs, but decrease carbon emissions and create “green jobs” for unemployed workers.

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Photo Credit: Alison Hathaway / Clinton Global Initiative
Tuesday
Aug 12
2014

Entrepreneur-Driven Innovation to Ensure Affordable, Healthy Food for All

Charles Thomas, the executive director of Queen City Forward, shares how an innovation competition will galvanize solutions to improve access to affordable, healthy food in the Charlotte region.

Harnessing Innovation and Cooperation to Create Good Jobs and Growth

Jun 27, 2014

The United States passed a major milestone last month, having now regained all 8.7 million of the jobs lost during the Great Recession. But many American families, businesses, and communities are still living with the legacy of the most severe contraction in decades.

Women in The Workforce: A No Ceilings Conversation

Jun 27, 2014
Over the next ten years, nearly 1 billion women could enter the global economy. The next generation of women in the workforce has enormous potential for women and their families as well as their countries’ economies and our global growth.