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SAN JOSE, CA (June 16, 2022) – Citing the “existential threat to civilization” posed by the climate crisis, former Vice President Al Gore today joined the chorus of leading global voices calling for new, more effective leadership at the World Bank at the “ESG to Carbon Free Summit,” presented by Western Digital and the Silicon Valley Leadership Group (SVLG). “The World Bank ought to be leading the way to fix that, but the World Bank has been completely missing in action,” said Gore, speaking to drastic inequality in access to affordable capital between developed and developing nations, which is hindering the adoption of aggressive climate reduction strategies in some of the regions most at risk to climate impacts.

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Expanding STEM Career Pathways for BIPOC Community College Students

Angel Gonzalez and Charles Mackin are part of Career Horizons, a statewide, online mentorship initiative that the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, the Bay Area Council, and Valley Vision started in 2021. The program pairs professionals with Black and Latinx community college students for one-on-one career guidance meetings. The goal: expand BIPOC students’ professional networks and …

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