Our focus areas
Using connectivity to address some of the world’s most pressing problems.
Everyone has the right to a quality education. Through our Connected Learning programmes, we’re working in partnership to enable some of the most vulnerable communities living in the areas we operate to access quality learning, and a brighter future.
Instant Network Schools
Working in partnership with UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, to give young refugees, host communities and their teachers access to digital learning content and the internet, improving the quality of education in some of the most marginalised communities in Africa.
Providing access to quality digital educational content for school children, teachers and parents in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Digital Skills in Europe
Working to empower 16 million learners across Europe with digital skills, supporting primary, secondary, NEETS and over-55s.
Healthcare is a fundamental human right. Our Connected Health programmes use technology to connect some of the people in greatest need to health and wellbeing information and services.
Every pregnant woman has a right to quality care, yet thousands are unable to travel to hospital in a pregnancy-related emergency. Our m-mama programme uses mobile technology to connect women in rural areas of Africa to emergency transport.
Girls and Mobile
Working in partnership with Girl Effect to help millions of girls navigate the pivotal time of adolescence so they can make positive choices about their health, education and economic future.
A pioneering programme from Vodafone Business Ventures with Mencap – Connected Living – uses technology to improve the lives of people with a learning disability, their families and carers.
Vodafone Foundation Apps
Our Apps harness the incredible power and reach of app technology to address some of the world’s most pressing problems, from domestic violence and abuse to cancer and COVID-19.
DreamLab uses the processing power of smartphones to help analyse complex data while their owners sleep, to speed up cancer and coronavirus research.
Apps Against Abuse
A portfolio of apps designed to enable more people to live a life free from abuse.
Everyone at Vodafone plays their part in making our work at Vodafone Foundation possible, be that through fundraising, advocacy or sharing skills in kind.
Our colleagues (#TeamVodafone) have raised millions through fitness and fundraising to help the Foundation fight the world’s most pressing problems.
When disaster strikes, we deploy our people and technology to support the relief effort in the areas most affected.
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