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Sunday
Jun 22
2014

Four Reasons to Feel Excited About the Fourth Annual Meeting of CGI America

Clinton Global Initiative America 2014 convenes June 23-25 in Denver. Here are just a few of the reasons to look forward to this year's meeting geared toward advancing solutions that improve the economic recovery and long-term competitiveness of the United States.
Friday
May 23
2014

Patrizio Di Marco Reimagines Gucci Parfums as a Tool to Advance Girls' and Women's Rights

Gucci's president & CEO discusses why a company dedicated to creating exquisite goods is now committed to helping girls enjoy better lives. Part three of the CGI series "Reimagining Girls' and Women's Empowerment Through Private-Sector Investment."

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How ANN INC. Is Reimagining Its Investments in the Women Leaders of Tomorrow

May 8, 2014
ANN INC.'s Teresa Segarra on its women-led operation, the importance of engaging Millennials, and the company's commitment to empowering 100,000 women in the ANN INC. supply chain. Part 2 in the CGI series "Reimagining Girls' and Women's Empowerment Through Private-Sector Investment."

How Walmart Is Reimagining Its Investments to Empower Girls and Women

Apr 29, 2014
Walmart’s Sarah F. Thorn on why ensuring gender inclusion makes good business sense, Walmart’s decision to change course, and the private sector’s edge in elevating the status of women. Part 1 of the series 'Girls' and Women's Empowerment Through Private-Sector Investment.'

Jump-Starting America’s Workforce

Apr 3, 2014
On paper, our nation’s economic recovery looks solid. We’ve had 11 straight quarters of GDP growth and 48 straight months of private sector job growth. Unemployment is down and consumer confidence and spending is up.