Monday
Apr 18
2016

Foundation Happenings, Brought to you by Donna Shalala

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.

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Photo Credit: Max W. Orenstein
Wednesday
Jan 20
2016

From Access to Assets: Advancing Women’s Economic Opportunity

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.

Linking smallholder and commercial farms: A strategy for tackling SDG 2

Sep 24, 2015
As the U.N. General Assembly turns its attention to the sustainable development goals this month, the main question is how to achieve them in a fast, efficient and lasting way. Experience has shown that reaching the proposed targets — such as the ambitious SDG to “end hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, and promote sustainable agriculture” — will require stakeholders to better blend the nonprofit, government, and private sectors, particularly in the development of agricultural value chains.