WFAA - TV reports on the ground breaking event for the new George W. Bush Presidential Center at the Southern Methodist University Campus, Dallas, Texas.
"and that healthy societies are more likely to be partners in peace and in prosperity" - Secretary Condoleezza Rice
"and I believe that the ultimate responsibility of a leader is to not do what is easy or popular but to do what is necessary and right" - President George W. Bush.
"free political systems require the insights of women in government, journalism and the law" - First Lady Laura Bush.
The George W. Bush Institute works to unleash human potential through our focus on education reform, global health, human freedom, and economic growth. All our programs engage women and social entrepreneurs as proven agents of change in society. Our work focuses on turning big ideas into practical, measurable solutions for pressing public problems.
Efforts of the Institute are guided by the founding principles of freedom, opportunity, responsibility and compassion.
The Bush Institute draws upon the unique ability of President and Mrs. Bush to convene, spotlight and inspire.
Our primary Areas of Engagement include:
- Education Reform
- Global Health
- Human Freedom
- Economic Growth
Each area includes a focus on:
- Social Entrepreneurship
- The Women's Initiative
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