Peggy Clark

Vice President, Policy Programs; Executive Director, Aspen Global Innovators Group; Director, Alliance for Artisan Enterprise, The Aspen Institute

Peggy Clark is vice president of policy programs and executive director of Aspen Global Health and Development at the Aspen Institute, and director of its Alliance for Artisan Enterprise. She has had a 30-year career working on issues of poverty alleviation, global health, social enterprise, and development finance. Serving in founding and leadership roles at the Aspen Institute, the Ford Foundation, Save the Children, Realizing Rights, and on numerous boards, Clark has been a leading figure in identifying and building industries, movements, and creative advocacy on key issues. Previously, she was founding managing director of Realizing Rights: The Ethical Globalization Initiative and executive vice president of the Aspen Institute.

Videos/Audio of Peggy Clark

It's been a year of galling sexist gaffes and devastating gender-based violence throughout the world, but also one... See more
In 1987, the Brundtland Commission first coined the term “sustainable development.” Five years later, the 1992 Earth... See more
Societies fail women at key moments in their lives-by not offering them quality health care. The consequences-and costs... See more
The H1N1 flu generated tremendous media attention and public concern. How prepared are we for a pandemic? True... See more
We are pouring money into global health humanitarian crises, but is it working? See more