11 Jun '12, 5am

Bill Clinton: Collaboration, Sustainability and Innovation Are Key to

Bill Clinton: Collaboration, Sustainability and Innovation Are Key to

Bill Clinton has called for a more innovative and sustainable future for America. So far, the response has been strong At the Second Annual Clinton Global Initiative America (CGI America) meeting last week, former president Bill Clinton announced the impact of the multi-stakeholder gathering he founded to help the nation's economic recovery. Focusing on cross-sector collaboration involving public, private, civil and non-profit sectors, the initiative is meant to foster sustainable job creation, workforce development, economic growth and innovation. This year, the CGI participants announced 58 new commitments that will create or fill more than 530,000 jobs. FROM GREEN JOBS TO HEALTH SERVICES, THE NUMBERS LOOK GOOD Taken together, these individual initiatives, when fully funded and implemented, will: - create over 32,000, including 6,600 green jobs - fill over 500,000 jobs w...

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