2013年10月22日 星期二

Condoleezza Rice, Sachin Tendulkar , Jim Kim

Condoleezza Rice is an ardent fan of college football.

 

Condoleezza Rice is an American political scientist and diplomat. She served as the 66th United States Secretary of State, and was the second person to hold that office in the administration of President George W. Bush. Wikipedia
Born: November 14, 1954 (age 58), Birmingham, 

On College Football

Rice Approaches New Role With Diplomacy

By GREG BISHOP

Condoleezza Rice, a member of the new college football playoff selection committee, will bring her deep knowledge of the sport and collaborative skills to the group's deliberations. 


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How do you cope in a world without God? That is the question Indian cricket fans (otherwise known as Indians) are asking after, on October 10th, Sachin Tendulkar announced that he would retire next month from international cricket. Through his brilliance, his longevity and his demeanour, Mr Tendulkar has inspired and united India's teeming generations http://econ.st/H1nrny

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    Jump to World Bank presidency (2012 - –)[edit]. President Obama announces Dr. Jim Yong Kim as nominee to lead the World Bank. On March 23, 2012, ...
Jim Kim is trying to give the World Bank a sharper focus. In the unlovely words of a new strategy, endorsed by the bank's governors on October 12th, the group's "value proposition" is to end extreme poverty by 2030 and to foster income growth among the poorest 40% in every country, not just poor ones. The aim is to shake up the world's leading development body http://econ.st/16q7L3f
金墉1959年12月[5]8日出生於韓國首爾,5歲時隨父母移民至美國愛荷華州Muscatine。他的父親於愛荷華大學任教牙醫學,而他的母親則取得了哲學博士學位。金墉高中畢業後,只在愛荷華大學讀了一年半,然後轉往布朗大學就讀,並於1982年取得文學士。1991年,從哈佛醫學院取得醫科博士;1993年於哈佛大學得到人類學系的博士[6]。他是非營利機構「衛生夥伴組織」創始人之一,曾出任世界衛生組織總幹事顧問,2004年至2006年任世衛組織愛滋病防治部門主管。2009年7月,他出任達特茅斯學院校長,成為美國常青藤聯盟院校首位亞裔校長。[7]
2012年3月23日,美國總統歐巴馬宣布提名他為世界銀行總裁[8]
2012年4月16日,世界銀行宣布任命在韓國出生的美國公民金墉(Dr.Jim Yong Kim)為下一任行長,任期五年[9]
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