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Marjorie Yang ’70, Henrietta Fore ’66 Speak at Summit

Both Marjorie Yang ’70, Chairman and CEO of Esquel Group, and Henrietta Fore ’66, Executive Director of UNICEF, spoke at the recent UN Global Compact Leaders Summit. More than 13,000 business leaders and sustainability experts attended this year’s Leaders Summit in mid June, which offered more than 26 hours of continuous virtual programming. Three Heads of State, dozens of CEOs of major corporations, civil society and UN leaders met online to address the converging global crises of climate change, the COVID-19 pandemic, worsening social and economic inequality and unchecked corruption in order to offer a roadmap for a sustainable recovery.