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The Rockefeller Foundation  Our mission is to promote the well-being of #humanity throughout the #world. 🌎

The solution to #HealthForAll is not just building digital systems—which can unlock gains in delivery efficiency—but also ensuring interoperability, aligning with existing national health systems and ensuring national ownership. Our month-long series continues:

Every day 7,000 newborn babies die from preventable causes. We can do something about it. Our president Dr. Rajiv J. Shah has just signed this petition from our friends at @unicef, which will be delivered at the World Health Assembly. Go to to join the movement.

#soundon🔊 | We are thrilled to share today our course for the future, on this day we turn 105 years old! After more than a century of improving people's lives, we're just getting started. Watch the entire video and read more from our president Dr. Rajiv J. Shah through #linkinbio

The world can and should be a place where everyone, everywhere has the opportunity to live a healthy life. A place where communities in every corner of the world are empowered by the most cutting-edge advances in data analytics, science, and technology. We have been proud to do our part in helping catalyze the global health movement over the last decade. As we continue that work in a new way, we’re turning #HealthForAll” from words into action. Find out how through #linkinbio.

The goal of our YieldWise Initiative is to make a big dent in #foodloss in areas where it matters most. We’re starting with #Kenya, #Nigeria and #Tanzania where half of all food grown is lost. In Kenya specifically, farmers grow many delicious mangoes which contribute to 40% of the household income. Unfortunately, these farmers also experience enormous volumes of post-harvest loss because they lack proper storage for the fruit. Our Yieldwise Initiative provides them with solutions by integrating market demand, farmer training, and access to financial tools and technologies. Learn more about what mangoes in Kenya can teach us about food loss, via the link in bio.

Three years after the launch of Smart Power for Rural Development in India, we’re expanding our work to provide millions of poor & vulnerable people in new geographies with access to productive power, together with the @worldbank & @usaid. Find out where through #linkinbio. #energyaccess #SDG7

Our Communities Thrive Challenge invites local organizations to apply for a $1 million grant that will help expand local solutions to increase economic opportunity for low-income & under-served communities. Is your organization a good fit? Learn more and apply via the link in bio.

This #EarthDay, we’re glad to support the city of #Atlanta as they build resilience in the face of climate change and look forward to many more cities finding ways to protect our planet. With the use of environmental impact bonds, we can advance towards making cities more resilient and developing much-needed green spaces in our neighborhoods. Learn more about Atlanta’s plan to building a future of sustainability via the link in bio.

So, are there still shortcuts on the long road to health for all? Today at the @cfr_org’s discussion in #WashingtonDC, our president Dr. Rajiv J. Shah spoke about the key impact of technology-driven, community-focused initiatives that could help deliver health care to communities that need it the most. This is a major focus for our foundation as we look to advance health globally and improve care at the community level. 🌎

Together with the @chanzuckerberginitiative, we're awarding $1 million to 10 local organizations that work to grow economic opportunities for low-income & underserved communities. Learn more about the Communities Thrive Challenge via the link in bio.

Here at the Foundation, we believe that the best answers are often found in our own backyards. That’s why we teamed up with the @chanzuckerberginitiative for the Communities Thrive Challenge – a national effort that will grant $1M and best-in-class technical assistance to 10 local organizations working to expand economic opportunity for low-income and underserved communities. Learn more via the link in bio!

We’re proud to partner with @ysbuganda, @ubs and Impact Water to bring safe drinking water to over 1.4 million children in #Uganda. Through innovative financial tools, we’re able to improve the lives of millions of people around the world by bringing together entrepreneurs, investors and philanthropies. 🌎

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