Clinton Global Initiative

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The Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization launched in 2005 by President Bill Clinton and the William J. Clinton Foundation[1][2] to "help our world move beyond the current state of globalization to a more integrated global community of shared benefits, responsibilities, and values," its website states.[3][4]

CGI describes itself as a "non-partisan catalyst for action, bringing together a community of global leaders to devise and implement innovative solutions to some of the world’s most pressing challenges."[5]

2007 Focus

"The four areas of focus for the Clinton Global Initiative 2007 are Energy and Climate Change, Global Health, Education, and Poverty Alleviation."[6]

Contact information

Clinton Global Initiative
1301 Avenue of the Americas
37th Floor
New York, NY 10019-6022
Phone: 212 397-2255
FAX: 212 397-2256
Email: info AT clintonglobalinitiative.org
Web: http://www.clintonglobalinitiative.org

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References

  1. William J. Clinton Foundation website.
  2. Clinton Foundation in the Wikipedia.
  3. FAQ, Clinton Global Initiative, accessed June 18, 2007.
  4. Who We Are, Clinton Global Initiative, accessed June 18, 2007.
  5. Who We Are, Clinton Global Initiative, accessed June 18, 2007.
  6. FAQ, Clinton Global Initiative, accessed June 18, 2007.

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