I am pleased that as I join President Bill Clinton for CGI Latin America this week—the Clinton Global Initiative’s first meeting outside of the U.S. since 2008—international leaders from every sector will explore a topic important to me, and to the future success of this region: how to increase Latin American women’s social and economic empowerment.Read More about Why the Work Is Not Over For Latin America's Women Entrepreneurs
Today, President Clinton and Chelsea Clinton convened the first day of the CGI Latin America Meeting in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Participants listened to panel discussions featuring regional and global leaders, engaged in interactive working sessions, and joined together to drive their commitment-making efforts forward.Read More about The 2013 CGI Latin America Meeting: Day 1 Highlights
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Latin America is currently the most urbanized region in the world, with nearly 80 percent of its population living in urban centers. Rapid urbanization has brought its problems, and cities must now work to improve their infrastructure and the quality of their public services.Read More about Rise of the Wise: Next Steps for Smart Cities
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Next week, President Clinton will convene public, private, and civil society leaders in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil at the Clinton Global Initiative’s first Latin America Meeting.
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