Since 1999, the Legatum Foundation has provided millions of dollars to more than 1,480 projects worldwide, helping individuals climb out of poverty and onto the next rung of the prosperity ladder. This book captures just nine initiatives from the Foundation’s philanthropic portfolio. Each project is carefully considered to ensure that it truly serves individuals and their communities, enabling them to unleash their productive potential. In this endeavour Legatum is advised by Geneva Global, a philanthropic consulting firm that provides the leadership, coordination and portfolio management necessary to ensure that its funding achieves impact and changes lives. To date, over 270 million lives have been changed.
Geneva Global is a philanthropic consulting company that specialises in international development. The company works with philanthropists, charitable organisations, and corporations to help thems achieve the extraordinary.
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The END Fund is a private philanthropy initiative dedicated to ending the prevalence of Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) in Sub-Saharan Africa. The END Fund raises awareness, pools the philanthropic investments of private sector donors and works in cooperation with governments, health ministries, and international and local NGOs to implement comprehensive treatment and prevention campaigns to solve the problem of NTDs in Africa. The cost to change one life costs just $0.50. To find out more, please go to:
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The Freedom Fund is the world's first private donor fund designed to end modern-day slavery. It is based on the investment approach of its founders and aims to leverage donor funds to significantly increase the impact of existing and new anti-slavery initiatives and enable the scaling up of successful programmes globally. To find out more, please go to:
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The Luminos Fund’s mission is to help out-of-school children in low income, highly disadvantaged communities get back to, stay in and learn at school, with a vision to see all children gain the knowledge and skills they need to pursue a prosperous life. To find out more, please go to:
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