We build partnerships with institutions that share our commitment to advancing the social good.
Carries out U.S. foreign policy by promoting broad-scale human progress and while expanding stable, free societies.
Supports efforts by Latin America and the Caribbean countries to reduce poverty and inequality and aims to bring about development in a sustainable, climate-friendly way.
Clinton Global Initiative University
President Clinton’s initiative to engage the next generation of leaders on college campuses around the world.
Annual forum for global leaders, entrepreneurs, and practitioners to discuss innovative ideas and advance groundbreaking initiatives to alleviate global poverty
We work with exemplary programs across the Berkeley campus, all focused on finding solutions to the most pressing needs of the poor.
Center for Effective Global Action
The University of California’s premiere center for research on global development.
Technology and Infrastructure for Emerging Regions
Focuses on developing a hardware/software infrastructure designed for developing areas.
UC Berkeley Global Food Initiative
Focuses on how to sustainably and nutritiously feed a world population expected to reach eight billion by 2025.
Berkeley Water Group
Forum in which Berkeley students from different departments can meet, collaborate and discuss the interdisciplinary topics of water, sanitation, and hygiene.
Social Impact Collaborations
We are proud to have seeded organizations working to deliver solutions across the world.
Provides ultra-affordable and reliable electricity to the energy-deficient population by producing and storing renewable energy.
Designs portable, cost-effective solar suitcases that power critical lighting, mobile communication devices and medical devices in low resource areas without reliable electricity.
Builds disruptive hardware and software systems for mobile disease diagnosis.
Provides free and interactive instructions on building standard laboratory equipment using locally available supplies to empowers scientists all over the world to build their own research infrastructure.
Brings safe drinking water to low-income neighborhoods and communities in Mexico.
Develops locally-owned, small-scale, independent cellular networks, run by and for rural communities.
Information technology platform to help agricultural producers and their partners collect, manage, and share data.
Smartphone-enabled information service to solve water problems affecting 3 billion people globally.