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.
Today was the first day of the Clinton Foundation’s trip to Haiti, where Chelsea Clinton and I are visiting our partners, programs and progress on the ground.
This morning Chelsea Clinton and Donna Shalala, accompanied by a delegation, visited Caribbean Craft, a longtime partner of the Clinton Foundation.
For as long as the Clinton Foundation has been doing work around the world, it has had a singular focus—improving people’s lives and delivering tangible results.
The environment is the foundation of every society. A country’s success or failure is intimately tied with how its environment fairs. Pollution, environmental degradation, extreme weather fluctuations affect everyone, particularly the most vulnerable populations living in developing nations.