While elephant poaching has been a serious challenge at different points in time for more than a century, it has recently risen to alarmingly high levels. According to the Wildlife Conservation Society, the African elephant population has dropped from 1.2 million in 1980 to just 420,000 in 2012.
Ideas into Action
Yesterday in Tanzania, President Clinton visited Barclays Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action, Banking on Change, in Ukonga Ward, where President Clinton and the delegation met with community members who have benefited from this program.
As President Clinton and Chelsea participate in a hearing aid fitting in Zambia, Steven Sawalich of the Starkey Hearing Foundation discusses his passion for bringing hearing aid technology to developing nations.
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