Our Vision A World where everyone can lead a Healthy and Fulfilling Life
The Merck Foundation is the Philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA Germany. It is a non-profit organization that aims to improve the health and wellbeing of people and advance their lives through science and technology. Our efforts are primarily focused on improving access to innovative healthcare solutions in under-served communities, building healthcare and scientific research capacity and empowering people in STEM* with a special focus on women and youth.
Merck foundation First Ladies Initiative (MFFLI) Summit 2019 was attended by as many as Fifteen African First Ladies to discuss the strategy to break the stigma of infertility and empower women and girls in Education.
Quinze Premières Dames Africaines ont assisté au Sommet de « Merck Foundation First Ladies Initiative - (MFFLI) 2019 » pour débattre sur la stratégie visant à briser la stigmatisation liée à l'infertilité et à autonomiser les femmes et les filles dans l'éducation.
« Non à la stigmatisation liée à l'infertilité » était le thème du panel ministériel de « Merck more than a Mother ».
"I am very proud that 11 African First Ladies have partnered with Merck Foundation and have become the Ambassadors of our unique and historic campaign "Merck more than a Mother" to empower infertile women and eliminate the stigma around infertility in their countries and across Africa.", said Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO of Merck Foundation.
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