On May 22, 2011, Joplin, Missouri was hit by a category 5 tornado—the most devastating on the Enhanced Fujita (EF) scale—taking 161 lives and damaging or destroying 8,000 homes and businesses in the area.
Ideas into Action
This weekend at the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) meeting, more than 1,000 young people will come together at the University of Miami to share and collaborate on their Commitments of Action.
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Over the past decade, members of the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) community have made more than 700 Commitments to Action that have positively impacted people in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC).
As we approach this year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day, I am filled with a particularly deep sense of gratitude. Dr. King’s life of service forever changed the course of our history, and I am thankful that my daughter will grow up in a country made better by Dr. King’s work, although one where his dream remains yet to be fulfilled.Read More about Creating a Culture of Service
For Veterans' Day 2014, Got Your 6 released a special short video with First Lady Michelle Obama and the "cast" of the animated film "Penguins of Madagascar."Read More about Bridging the Civilian-Military Divide through Creative Partnerships
Paul Farmer, Co-Founder of Partners in Health, and Rajesh Panjabi, Clinical Fellow in Medicine at Harvard Medical School, discuss how strengthening health systems can save lives in the face of the Ebola epidemic.Read More about Ebola Does Not Need to Be a Death Sentence
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