In light of the current crisis, The Rockefeller Foundation 2020 President’s Annual Letter by Dr. Rajiv J. Shah focuses on the Foundation’s response to COVID-19, and how we and our partners are meeting this moment by helping communities respond, recover, and eventually rebuild.
We have set three goals for our COVID-19 Response: 1) accelerating the current global response to this pandemic and preventing the next one; 2) fighting the existing and emerging crisis of hunger and malnutrition that we’re seeing in the United States and around the world; and 3) helping workers, families, and vulnerable communities get through this moment and emerge with greater opportunity than they had before. We will be committing $50 million over two years in support of these goals because the time to act is now.
- Dr. Rajiv J. Shah President Dr. Shah serves as President of the Rockefeller Foundation, a global institution with a mission to promote the well-being of humanity around the world. The Foundation applies data, science, and innovation to improve health for women and children, create nutritious and sustainable food systems, end energy poverty for more than a billion people worldwide, and […]