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We are the corporate foundation of Thomson Reuters, the global news and information services company.

Established in 1982, the Foundation has 100 staff members in 17 locations, and works to advance media freedom, raise awareness of human rights issues, and develop initiatives to support more inclusive economies.

We believe in the power of information and collaboration to shape a fairer and more equal world. Through global news coverage, media development, free legal assistance and our convening authority, we seek to inform, connect and empower people around the world.

Our mission is to inspire collective leadership by building global awareness of the challenges facing humanity, and empowering others to shape free, fair and open societies.

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Deutsche Bank has a long history of championing initiatives that drive positive change in society. Supporting entrepreneurial ventures that create wider social good is a natural extension of what Deutsche Bank does for businesses of every size and purpose, every day, all over the world. The bank’s Corporate Social Responsibility global enterprise programme Made for Good draws on its commercial experience to help ventures of every size and mission succeed, as well as sharing insights into the businesses of the future through its Innovation Labs in Berlin, Dublin, London, New York, Singapore and Silicon Valley.

Made for Good equips businesses to be sustainable in the long run, focussing on developing their readiness for investment, access to funding, networks and operating systems. The bank’s employees play a vital role in Made for Good too, sharing their talents, experience and knowledge through mentoring and skilled workshops.

Deutsche Bank is proud to support the second groundbreaking research conducted in partnership with Thomson Reuters Foundation.

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