Throughout the US and around the world, there are huge disparities in cancer care access, quality and outcomes, particularly among minority populations, the poor, and vulnerable. For many patients, quality prevention, […]
International Women’s Day on 8 March has come and gone, but the work still goes on for gender equality. It is widely acknowledged that when women ac ...
Vaccines are a modern miracle, protecting children from serious illness like polio and smallpox. They help avoid complications from vaccine-preventabl ...
Cancer is a major public health problem in Sub-Saharan Africa where sadly, the majority of children who are fighting cancer die. The mortality rate here is estimated to be as [...]
Recent reports of domestic violence have more than doubled in Russia following the Government’s reduced punishment for spousal or child abuse from a criminal to a civil one. The shift has also [...]
Close to 100 percent of the food consumed across the world is produced and supplied by the private sector. This puts large and small businesses at the heart of the [...]
Smartphones are not just changing our lives; they are saving lives. In the developing world, cervical cancer is a leading cause of death in women, where over 270,000 lose their [...]
Empowering people and enabling them to transform their life and fulfil their dreams is what fuels Zarina and Ronnie Screwvala, husband and wife team, and founders of Swades Foundation, a not-for-profit [...]
The Citi Foundation’s grant program is focused on making change in India by addressing the socio-economic challenges faced by vulnerable youths. It has invested US$2 million in six youth-focused programs [...]
Nearly one in three American families struggle to afford diapers for their babies. In some cases, parents stretch the time between diaper changes to make their limited resources last, which [...]
Most businesswomen are familiar with the term ‘old boys club’ – an exclusive network of business men who can call in favours from their exclusive group to help close a [...]