RockyTalks is a new program featuring the Rockefeller Foundation Fellows as they share more about the critical and groundbreaking questions they are tackling through their Fellowships. The first cohort of Fellows launched in 2018 to provide proven social change leaders with the opportunity to advance their next visionary idea. Tune into a RockyTalk below and look for more talks throughout 2019 exploring the new frontiers of neuroscience, pandemic preparedness and global governance. To learn more about RockyTalks or the Rockefeller Foundation Fellowship, including how to apply or nominate someone, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Medication only works when it is taken, and yet, about 40% of pills are not taken as prescribed – a problem that is increasingly important given the global epidemic of non-communicable disease. Fortunately, emerging digital technologies and evolving health systems can help patients take their lifesaving pills. Watch Now »
The United States is the richest country in the world – yet across the country, there are deep pockets of persistent poverty. What can be done to turn these communities around? Are there lessons to be learned from how the international community helped lift people out of poverty in post-Soviet Eastern Europe or through aid and investment in Africa? Watch Now »