Societal goals

Societal goals


Through its philanthropic and corporate activities, the Foundation aims to make contributions that benefit people and society.

Through its grant-awarding and commercial activities, the Foundation contributes to society by:

  • Promoting excellent research and innovation
  • Fostering the development of talent across different life stages and scientific fields
  • Developing new medicines and other clinical aids and interventions
  • Developing patient-centred and research-based care and disease prevention
  • Developing innovative products and solutions supporting sustainable development
  • Helping to develop world-class education
  • Creating jobs and growth
  • Supporting organisations, systems and infrastructure to catalyse knowledge-based societal development
  • Helping people in vulnerable groups