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Leadership Council

Priority Social Issues Various, including Food & Agriculture About CJ CJ Group is a multi-industry group company based in South Korea whose four main businesses include Food &...
Enel is one of the most important players in the generation and distribution of energy and one of the leaders in the development of renewables. We have over 61 million customers and we are present in...
#5 Fortune 2016 Change the World List Learn More about the List>>     About Nestlé Nestlé is a shared value pioneer, leading the way in the concept’s...
In 2008, the Rockefeller Foundation launched its program initiative on impact investing with an important premise in mind: that the resources of government and philanthropy alone are insufficient to...
Priority Social Issues Various, including Food Waste and Environment About Walmart What started small, with a single discount store and the simple idea of selling more for less, has...

Supporters

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is the largest global development institution focused exclusively on leveraging the power of the private sector to create jobs and tackle the world’s most...
#22 Fortune 2016 Change the World List Learn More about the List>>   Priority Social Issue Financial Inclusion   About NAB National Australia Bank...
At Novo Nordisk, we are driving change to defeat diabetes and other serious chronic conditions. Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with more than 90 years of innovation and leadership in...
PATH is an international nonprofit organization that transforms global health through innovation. Our approach blends the entrepreneurial spirit of business, the scientific expertise of a research...
Our goal is simple: to enrich lives and livelihoods worldwide, inclusively and sustainably. We leverage the unique strengths of corporations, governments, social sector organizations, educational...

Associates

We are a European private equity group bringing vision, growth, and efficiency to the mid-market. We believe that mid market companies need not only capital, but also the skills, strategic vision, support, advice and knowledge necessary to help them grow. We know how important our solid reputation is to generating long-term performance. We are dedicated to ensuring solid governance and high standards of social and environmental responsibility in all aspects of our day-to-day work. 
We’re dedicated to fulfilling the promise of human potential, in all places, in all aspects and stages of life. We believe that health is the key to that promise. Because at our healthiest, we’re capable of achieving anything. And that’s why our pursuit of helping people achieve their best health at every life stage will never end. This is how we put that belief into practice each and every day. We are here for the people we serve in their pursuit of healthy lives. This has been the way of Abbott for more than a century—passionately and thoughtfully translating science into lasting contributions to health. Our products encircle life, from newborns to aging adults, from nutrition and diagnostics through medical care and pharmaceutical therapy. The promise of our company is in the promise that our work holds for health and life.
Bayer is a Life Science company with a more than 150-year history and core competencies in the areas of health care and agriculture. With our innovative products, we are contributing to finding solutions to some of the major challenges of our time. A growing and aging world population requires an adequate supply of food and improved medical care. Our research and development activities are therefore focused on improving people’s quality of life by preventing, alleviating and treating diseases. At the same time, we are making an important contribution to providing a reliable supply of high-quality food, feed and plant-based raw materials. Our understanding of the biochemical processes in living organisms helps us address these demanding challenges.
Leading uniquely at the intersection point of technology and social good, Blackbaud provides software, services, expertise, and data intelligence that empowers and connects people to advance the social good movement. We serve the entire social good community, which includes nonprofits, foundations, corporations, education institutions, and the individual change agents who support them.
We are a Brazilian company with a strong presence in the global forest products market. We invest in the cultivation of forests as a renewable and sustainable source of life, generating wealth and economic growth, promoting human social development and ensuring the conservation of the environment. We are proud of our roots and of our fundamentals - technological excellence, leadership and a commitment to the future and to the vitality of this earth of ours.
#1 Fortune 2016 Change the World List Learn More about the List>>   Priority Social Issue Global Health   About GSK We are a science-led global healthcare company with a mission: we want to help people to do more, feel better, live longer. The vaccines, medicines and consumer healthcare products that we research and develop can improve people’s health and well-being, ultimately helping them to live life to its fullest and contribute to the prosperity of their communities (GSK: About Us).    Mission and strategy Our mission is to help people do more, feel better, live longer. The business is focused around the delivery of three strategic priorities which aim to increase growth, reduce risk and improve our long-term financial performance. These priorities are: grow a balanced global business, deliver more products of value, and simplify the operating model. Operating responsibly and ensuring our values are embedded in our culture and decision-making helps us better meet the expectations of society (GSK: Our mission and strategy).    Corporate partnerships At GSK, we know that there are times when we are more effective when we work with others. Whether this is through an innovative manufacturing partnership, or through a charity partnership to save the lives of children around the world, we are committed to striking up collaborations that allow us to devise new, imaginative ways of working (GSK: Corporate partnerships).  Spotlight: Save the Children Partnership Almost 6 million children under the age of five die every year from preventable diseases. Since 2000, significant progress has been made globally to reduce the rate of child deaths, however more needs to be done to prevent children dying unnecessarily. In 2013 we embarked on an ambitious global partnership with Save the Children to share our expertise and resources with the aim of helping to save one million children’s lives. The partnership goes well beyond the traditional charity corporate fundraising model. We are combining our capabilities in R&D, supply chain, procurement and vaccines with Save the Children’s expertise working with the most vulnerable children. Learn More.  Image Credit: Jonathan Hyams/Save the Children  
As a privately held company, Griffith Foods has always taken a long-term view and focused on doing what's right for customers, employees and the food industry. Since 1919, we've built a reputation for premier quality and dependability with our customer partners. Using innovation as a foundation for differentiation and a global curiosity to discover new opportunities, we are driven to help our customers succeed by addressing emerging needs in the food industry.
IBM
Inditex is one of the world's largest fashion retailers, with eight brands (Zara, Pull&Bear, Massimo Dutti, Bershka, Stradivarius, Oysho, Zara Home and Uterqüe) and 7,385 stores in 93 markets around the world. Our 162,000-strong workforce never loses sight of the customer. We work to create value beyond profit, putting people and the environment at the centre of our decision-making, and always striving to do and be better. It is fundamental to how we do business that our fashion is Right to Wear.
We are committed to improving health and well-being around the world. From developing new therapies that treat and prevent disease to helping people in need, we are guided by a rich legacy and inspired by a shared vision. Our company’s core values are driven by a desire to improve life, achieve scientific excellence, operate with the highest standards of integrity, expand access to our products and employ a diverse workforce that values collaboration.
Novartis provides healthcare solutions that address the evolving needs of patients and societies. Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, Novartis offers a diversified portfolio to best meet these needs: innovative medicines, eye care, generic pharmaceuticals, vaccines and diagnostic tools, over-the-counter and animal health products. The company’s Arogya Parivar program is a leading example of a sustainable healthcare delivery model targeting millions of rural Indian consumers without access to healthcare, emphasizing patient education and capacity building to ensure long-term success.
Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 244 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom, enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.
Pearson is the world’s leading learning company. Our education business combines 150 years of experience in publishing with the latest learning technology and online support. We are also part of the wider Pearson family, which includes the Financial Times and Penguin Random House.We provide education and assessment services in more than 70 countries. Our courses and resources are available in print, online and through multi-lingual packages, helping people learn whatever, wherever and however they choose. At Pearson, we take learning personally.  Every day our work helps learning flourish, and wherever learning flourishes, so do people.

Research Associates

Arauco is one of the world’s leading forest industry companies. Headquartered in Santiago, Chile, Arauco operates five primary business units: Forestry, Woodpulp, Sawn Timber, Panels, and Energy. The...
Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide. The Barclays Social innovation Facility, launched in 2012 with a £25m commitment, exists to...
At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. The approximately 112,000 employees in the BASF Group work...
#37 Fortune 2016 Change the World List Learn More about the List>>   Priority Social Issue Global Health, including Healthcare Worker Safety and Diabetes...
Chevron is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies, with subsidiaries that conduct business worldwide. The company is involved in virtually every facet of the energy industry. Chevron...
Deloitte helps clients unearth new ways to transform operations and focus investments that clear the ROI hurdle, creating competitive differentiation and protecting their social license to operate....
Empresas Banmédica is the major private health organization in Chile, with modern clinics, laboratories, health insurance companies and medical rescue units, with presence in Perú and Colombia.
EY
At EY, we are committed to building a better working world — with increased trust and confidence in business, sustainable growth, development of talent in all its forms, and greater...
Gold Fields Limited is an unhedged, globally diversified producer of gold with eight operating mines in Australia, Ghana, Peru and South Africa. In February 2013 Gold Fields unbundled its KDC and...
Hess Corporation is a leading global independent energy company engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas. More information on Hess Corporation is available at http://www...
HP creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. The world’s largest technology company, HP brings together a portfolio that...
Part of Canada’s foreign affairs and development efforts, IDRC invests in knowledge, innovation, and solutions to improve lives and livelihoods in the developing world. Bringing together the right...
#12 Fortune 2016 Change the World List Learn More about the List>>   Priority Social Issues Education and Workforce Development   About Intel Intel,...
IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group), a global organization with nine hotel brands, franchises, leases, manages or owns over 4,600 hotels and 674,000 guest rooms in nearly 100 countries and...
As the world evolves, so do we – inventing new solutions to solve important problems, perfecting those solutions and delighting our customers. In short: Improving people's financial lives so...
Itaú Unibanco is one of the largest financial institutions in the world by market value and is Brazil’s most valuable brand, with estimated value of R$ 19.3 billion, according to consulting firm...
Since 1981, Land O’Lakes International Development has applied an integrated approach to international economic development that capitalizes on our parent company’s 94 years as a leading farm-to-...
LoyaltyOne is the coalition loyalty programs experts. The AIR MILES® Reward Program is an industry leader that gives Collectors the power to earn reward miles from multiple sources,...
Lumina Foundation is an independent, private foundation committed to increasing the proportion of Americans with high-quality degrees, certificates and other credentials to 60 percent by 2025. Lumina...
MSH, a non-profit global health organization, uses proven approaches to help leaders, health managers, and organizations in developing nations save lives and improve health. MSH has worked in over...
Manulife is a leading Canada-based financial services company with principal operations in Asia, Canada and the United States. Since welcoming its first customers in 1887, Manulife has built a...
Medtronic, Inc. is the global leader in medical technology — alleviating pain, restoring health, and extending life for millions of people around the world. To expand access to the underserved...
Founded in 1979, Mercy Corps is an international NGO whose mission is to alleviate suffering, poverty, and oppression by helping people build secure, productive, and just communities. Mercy Corps has...
Founded in 1921 and publicly traded since 1925, Newmont is a leading producer of gold and copper. Headquartered in Colorado, the Company has approximately 40,000 employees and contractors, with the...
Pacific Rubiales, a Canadian company and producer of natural gas and crude oil, owns 100% of Meta Petroleum Corp., which operates the Rubiales, Piriri and Quifa heavy oil fields in the Llanos Basin,...
At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. The promise of a healthy life. Of a dignified living. Of sustainable natural resources that benefit communities. Now more...
PSI
PSI is a global health organization dedicated to improving the health of people in the developing world by focusing on serious challenges like a lack of family planning, HIV and AIDS, barriers to...
Rio Tinto is a leading global mining group and a world leader in finding, mining and processing the Earth's mineral resources. The company’s products help fulfill vital consumer needs and improve...
Royal Dutch Shell plc is incorporated in England and Wales, has its headquarters in The Hague and is listed on the London, Amsterdam and New York stock exchanges. Shell companies have operations in...
SAP
As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP (NYSE: SAP) helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile...
Save the Children uses a holistic approach to help us achieve more for children, and to use our resources in an efficient and sustainable way. In every programme we aim to: (1) innovate – develop...
Suncor is Canada's leading integrated energy company. Suncor's operations include oil sands development and upgrading, conventional and offshore oil and gas production, petroleum refining, and...
We develop new generation infrastructures with the goal of ensuring that 84% of Italians have coverage via the new fixed ultra-broadband network and 98% via  the new mobile network by the end of...
Since its creation in 1960, the mission of Terre des hommes (Tdh) has been to come to the aid of children in need. It endeavours at all times to defend the rights of children, in times of war and...
#11 Fortune 2016 Change the World List Learn More about the List>>   Priority Issues  Various, including Water, Women, and Youth Employment About Coca-Cola...
Around the globe, Veolia helps cities and industries to manage, optimize and make the most of their resources. The company provides an array of solutions related to water, energy and materials – with...
Verizon Communications is the world leader in delivering innovation in communications, mobility, information and entertainment. The company provides superior broadband, video and other wireless and...
Western Union promotes economic opportunity by bridging gaps in the financial services sector. Through electronic channels, phone, 100,000 ATMs and 510,000 agent locations in 200 countries and...
Our fertilizers, crop nutrition programs and technologies increase yields, improve product quality and reduce the environmental impact of agricultural practices. Our industrial and environmental...

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