Global Initiative

Global Initiative News

  • NGO Law Should Block Ethiopia From Mining Initiative: HRW

    Ethiopia should be denied admission to a global initiative to improve the governance of natural resources because of the country’s limits on freedom of expression and civic activity, Human Rights Watch said.

  • Financial Regulators Are Still Flying Blind

    Almost six years after the financial crisis, regulators still have no reliable early-warning system.

  • Young Bankers Seek ‘Good Yield’ With Their Own Nonprofits

    The founders of the Resolution Project don’t dwell on generosity or charity when they describe why their nonprofit mentors and funds young leaders. They favor the language of finance.

  • Daschle Says Obama Passion Needed in Annual Speech (Transcript)

    Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, a South Dakota Democrat currently a policy adviser at the law firm DLA Piper LLP, said in an interview on Bloomberg Television’s “Political Capital with Al Hunt,” airing this weekend, that President Barack Obama must demonstrate passion that he’s been lacking when he gives the annual State of the Union speech to Congress Jan. 28.

  • India Breast Cancer Surge Hinders Private Exams for Women

    Oncologist Bhawna Sirohi hurries to the front of a packed seminar room at Mumbai’s Tata Memorial Hospital on a Thursday afternoon in April. Cramming this meeting into her 12-hour workday, she greets more than three dozen breast cancer patients united by the bright scarves covering their bald heads.

  • Clinton Bemoans Scant Hedge-Fund Support for Global Initiative

    Former U.S. President Bill Clinton said he has noticed that few hedge-fund managers attend his 4- day conference aimed at linking philanthropists with groups working to spur economic development around the world.

  • Obama Enlists Clinton in Promoting Health-Care Law

    President Barack Obama enlisted the help of former President Bill Clinton as his administration opens a campaign to get millions of Americans to enroll for insurance under his signature health-care law.

  • Chelsea Clinton on Global Initiative

    Charlie Rose on BTV - Monday, October 8, 2012 (Full Show For Mobile - Part 2) Chelsea Clinton discusses the Clinton Global Initiative.

  • Hillary Clinton Plans Global Review of Women’s Rights

    Hillary Clinton plans to lead a review of progress made on issues affecting women and girls since a 1995 Beijing conference on women’s rights.

  • Bill Clinton on His Global Initiative, Middle East

    Charlie Rose on BTV- Monday, October 1, 2012 (Full Show For Mobile - Part 1) CBS correspondent Norah O'Donnell co-hosts a conversation with former President of the United States Bill Clinton about the Clinton Global Initiative's work, the conflict in Syria, and US relations with Egypt.

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