Ana Veronica Ojeda Quispe is a 25-year-old entrepreneur living in the Isla Pata Yanaoco, in the state of Puno, Peru.
Dr. Nadine Burke Harris, a self-identified “Jamericanadian,” was born in Vancouver, Canada, but spent her first 5 years in Kingston, Jamaica, where her family is from. When her father received a Fullbright Fellowship to work at Stanford University her family immigrated to Palo Alto, California.
In celebration of International Women’s Day, we recognize that while progress has been made when it comes to the full participation of women and girls, the truth is, we’re not there yet when it comes to gender equality around the world.
This weekend, the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) is holding its annual meeting at the University of Miami, where future leaders gather to make Commitments to Action and share ideas and best practices for social change.
Last week, I had the opportunity to join President Clinton and some of our partner organizations in traveling to Haiti to see the Foundation’s work first hand.