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Check out these 3 inspiring startups

Entrepreneurs dream of their idea making the world better. Three Americans are headed to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit with inspiring startups.
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Canada’s Trudeau, Ivanka Trump encourage businesswomen

President Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the Canada-United States Council for Advancement of Women Entrepreneurs.

Patents for Humanity honors innovators who improve the world

Launched in 2012, the Patents for Humanity program recognizes innovators who make a positive impact on the human condition.
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Failing is part of business. Join Nov. 15 webchat to discuss.

In failures, entrepreneurs find opportunities to improve their business. Join the November 15 discussion on how entrepreneurs can learn from their mistakes.

‘You don’t have to wait,’ Obama tells young entrepreneurs

President Obama announces $70 million in aid and the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative designed to help Latin American and Caribbean youth.
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Egyptian ingenuity attracts investment and mentors

Global partners who believe in the power of Egyptian entrepreneurship have helped startups, such as e-waste recycler RecycloBekia, overcome challenges.

The U.S. stands with Nepal during this difficult time

The U.S. is working closely with the government of Nepal to provide assistance and support in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake.
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A designer rocks the fashion world while fighting malaria

Ghanaian Papa Oppong is not only breaking into the fashion world, he is fighting malaria by designing children's wear with a fabric that repels mosquitoes.
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Can a Beyoncé song change the world?

Can a song change the world? A group of Iraqis in Baghdad thinks so, and proves it with acts of kindness. On World Humanitarian Day...