The Rockefeller Foundation
The Rockefeller Foundation’s mission, unchanged since 1913, is to promote the well-being of humanity throughout the world. The Foundation fights to secure the fundamentals of human well-being – health, food, energy, jobs – so they’re within reach for everyone, everywhere in the world. The approach is grounded by science, rigorous data use, bringing together and empowering others, and focusing on real results that improve people’s lives. Together with partners, The Rockefeller Foundation strives to catalyze and scale transformative innovations and create unlikely partnerships that span sectors. The Foundation has brought people together around the globe to try to solve the world’s most challenging problems and promote the well-being of humanity. It works to end millions of preventable deaths through more equitable, effective health systems in communities around the world. The Rockefeller Foundation supports innovative strategies that incentivize individuals, communities, governments, and funders to address the breadth of variables that contribute to healthy societies. Its work in the health sector include: support for planetary health, universal health coverage, and disease surveillance networks. The Foundation is actively exploring new ways of connecting hard to reach communities to digitally-enabled health care.
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