27 Sep '12, 3pm

#CGI2012: Ending #ModernSlavery & Future of #Food on @ecochickie #endslavery cc @EarthPolicy @ClintonGlobal @SomalyMam

#CGI2012: Ending #ModernSlavery & Future of #Food on @ecochickie #endslavery cc @EarthPolicy @ClintonGlobal @SomalyMam

Bill Clinton at the Clinton Global Initiative. Eco Chick attended the Clinton Global Initiative earlier this week and listened to many of our world’s greatest minds focused on solving the most pressing issues of our day. Politicians, innovative social entrepreneurs, NGO leaders, and CEOs, convene annually at CGI to discuss their commitments to ensuring people’s human rights, and bettering communities and the health of the planet and its inhabitants. Bill Clinton introduced Mitt Romney onto the stage. I met Dr. Laurie Marker, an extraordinary woman who founded the Cheetah Conservation Fund . Dr. Marker is fighting to save the precious cheetahs of our world and she has a remarkable story. We’ll be featuring Dr. Marker in our Heroines for the Planet series soon. Future of Food plenary session. (Left to Right): Judith Rodin, President, The Rockefeller Foundation; Jason Clay, S...

Full article: http://eco-chick.com/2012/09/11922/clinton-global-initative/

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