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A pioneer town reinventing how we harness energy

Fort Collins, Colorado, began as a cavalry outpost in the Old West, but grew into a 21st century capital of scientific innovation, tackling the world's greatest energy challenges.
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Women entrepreneurs in spotlight at summit in India

The Global Entrepreneurship Summit kicked off in Hyderabad with India's prime minister and Ivanka Trump both emphasizing the importance of empowering women.
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Entrepreneurship summit in India will open doors

The Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad, India, will connect new entrepreneurs with investors and spotlight women's role as job creators.
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Thinking of creating your own business? Download this handbook.

Being a successful entrepreneur takes knowledge, skills, business planning resources and mentoring relationships. This handbook can help.
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“It doesn’t take a lot.” Responsible businesses doing the right thing.

Millennials' broader environmental consciousness and awareness of global poverty will make corporate social responsibility even more relevant in the future.
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Malikca Cummings: Profiting from a better environment

Malikca Cummings, founder of an e-waste recycling company in the Caribbean, will be attending the 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit in California.

Opportunity knocks for young leaders from the Americas

Are you an entrepreneur or civil society leader in Latin America or the Caribbean? The Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative could boost your career.
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Q&A on the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

Find out more about the exciting YLAI program to help young leaders in the Western Hemisphere build brighter futures for themselves and their communities.
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With her solar suitcase, she transforms health care

Shocked by the lack of reliable electricity in some rural health clinics, Laura Stachel and her husband designed a portable solar electric system.