The Philippines is a country of more than 100 million people. Its history and its proximity to China have made it an important U.S. ally, but it's had its share of challenges.
Clinton Global Initiative University Proves Successful
Over 1,000 students from around the globe attended the Clinton Global Initiative
“So my commitment is specifically trying to create different events that’ll be cater to people’s interest on college campuses that’ll raise awareness about modern-day slavery," Gilfillan said.
Through the Clinton Global Initiative, students pledge to solve issues on a global scale. Gilfillan said the weekend was a great networking opportunity. Other students were promoting initiatives on healthcare for women and children and connecting youth around the world.