This morning, Hurricane Matthew hit Haiti with damaging winds of up to 145 mph and threatening up to 40 inches of rain, putting residents at risk of severe flooding, flash floods and landslides, and increasing a need for emergency healthcare.
This blog is part of a series called #SeedingOpportunity that explores the challenges and opportunities related to smallholder farming around the world.
This blog is part of a series where Donna Shalala, President of the Clinton Foundation, shares updates on Clinton Foundation programs. View the previous entries here.
Colombia is on the frontier of a new future. The nation is nearing a major peace agreement, bringing an end to more than 50 years of conflict that claimed over 200,000 lives and displaced six million citizens.
Over the last two decades, maternal mortality has nearly halved and the gap between the number of boys and girls enrolling in primary schools globally has almost closed. These are examples of the important progress that has been made for girls and women in the areas of health and education.