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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.

* STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Merck Foundation strives to:
• become the partner of choice within the healthcare sector, academia, research institutions and governments in advancing science and technology and addressing health challenges in developing countries and underserved communities.

• be a source of pride for Merck employees and its partners