The livelihoods of people around the world are threatened by demographic shifts and economic stresses, from rapid migration from rural areas to urban centers, a growing youth bulge in Africa, and an aging working population, all of which contribute to significant unemployment and underemployment around the world. The Rockefeller Foundation works to promote new approaches to economic goals, development, and management to expand opportunity and create more inclusive markets.
Introducing Zilient: A global resilience network
Impact Sourcing: Transformational Change through Public-Private Cooperation
An Interdisciplinary Approach to Human Behavior: Learning from the First Bellagio Center Thematic Residency
Can impact sourcing achieve both business and social impact?
Not only does impact sourcing benefit the worker—who might not have other means of employment—it helps…, President, The Rockefeller Foundation, 2005 – 2017 | President Emerita, University of Pennsylvania, The Rockefeller Foundation
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