22 Sep '11, 10pm

People who stand out only do so on the backs of others - Desmond Tutu

People who stand out only do so on the backs of others - Desmond Tutu

Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. - Winston Churchill Courage may hold the most hope for mankind as we face a future wrought with complex problems of all kinds that can appear insurmountable. This was the underlying theme of the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) 2011 , concluding in New York City today. Over 1,200 global leaders and concerned citizens from government, business, communities and not-for-profits, gathered at CGI 2011 this week to tackle the most pressing issues of our time, focusing on commitments to support job creation, fuel a green economy, promote sustainable consumption and, last but not least, bring social justice to women and girls. What role does courage play in saving the world? CGI 2011 “Conversations on Courage ” stresses how we cannot solve the problems of the world using the same k...

Full article: http://www.csrwire.com/blog/posts/152-cgi-2011-finding-th...

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