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  • Child protection Restoring hope

    Our Group CEO visited one of our child-protection partners in India and saw how we're helping to effect real change in the lives of at-risk girls. More

    • by Sergio P. Ermotti, Chairman of the UBS Optimus Foundation Board of Directors
    • 15 Aug 2018
  • Child protection | Child health | Child education Changing the game. Together.

    In 2016, we raised 61 million Swiss francs, but more importantly, this allowed us to improve the lives and futures of 2.1 million vulnerable children globally. More

    • by Sergio P. Ermotti, Group Chief Executive Officer at UBS Phyllis Costanza, CEO, UBS Optimus Foundation
    • 15 Aug 2018
  • Child protection An end to leaving children in orphanages

    Together with major organizations we're launching a new Taskforce to strengthen care systems, promote family based care and end orphanages worldwide, echoing UK Government’s landmark commitment. More

    • by Sally Faiz, Program Director for child protection at UBS Optimus Foundation
    • 24 Jul 2018
  • Child protection When violence wears a familiar face

    Children should feel safe at home, in school and in their communities – the places where most children experience violence. This is what we discovered in our latest Optimus Study. More

    • by Phyllis Costanza, CEO UBS Optimus Foundation
    • 13 Jun 2018
  • Child education Is quality education for all a close reality?

    An increasing trend towards private schooling has the potential to drive innovation, expertise and talent when regulated and funded effectively. More

    • by Dhun Davar, Program Manager for child education at UBS Optimus Foundation
    • 30 Apr 2018
  • Child health Can we buy social impact?

    It’s estimated that an extra $2.5 trillion of funding will be needed each year in order to achieve the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda. More

    • 11 Apr 2018

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