MWP awarded grant by Rockefeller Foundation to host high-level workshop


Published: 21Nov2012

The McGill World Platform for Health and Economic Convergence (MWP) has been awarded a grant by the Rockefeller Foundation to host a high-level workshop from November 27 to December 1, 2012 at the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center in Bellagio, Italy. This is McGill’s 12th grant given by the Rockefeller Foundation and the MWP’s 2nd.

The program is entitled “Nurturing and Bridging Agricultural, Health, Industrial, Organizational, Social, and Institutional Innovation: A Whole-of-Society Solution For and With the Poor and Vulnerable.” It is part of an ongoing initiative supported by the MWP and its partners to foster novel, action-oriented synergies, between science, policy, and innovation in all these sectors.