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
I was in the audience when President Bill Clinton took the stage at the very first meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) back in 2005.
Typhoon Haiyan, one of the strongest recorded storms in history, touched ground on Friday, devastating entire towns in the island nation, including the cities of Basey and Tacloban, where thousands are missing and
Co-founded by Gervanne Leridon, African Artists for Development (AAD) funds initiatives that engage contemporary African artists in efforts to increase prosperity and social good across the continent.