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THE YEAR 2017
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12 grand challenges that matter in 2017
"In addition to known global problems such as climate change or poverty, what are the "grand challenges" we face in 2017?
We asked a series of experts for their answers."
Rihanna named Humanitarian of Year - Singer to accept Harvard Foundation’s award next week
“Rihanna has charitably built a state-of- the-art center for oncology and nuclear medicine to diagnose and treat breast cancer at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Bridgetown, Barbados,” said S. Allen Counter, the Harvard Foundation’s director.
“She has also created the Clara and Lionel Foundation Scholarship Program...
and supports the Global Partnership for Education and Global Citizen Project, a multiyear campaign that will provide children with access to education in over 60 developing countries..."