U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announces that the Caribbean IdEA Marketplace is open for business.
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton recognizes the many contributions of immigrants of Caribbean heritage to the United States. She discusses the potential of IdEA to bring together diaspora groups, the private sector, civil society, and other institutions to harness the enthusiasm so many people have for their countries of origin.
“I am a big believer in the power of diaspora. And people of Caribbean descent have made a powerful contribution to every country in which they have settled[…]including my own.” – Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton