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Bayer's corporate social responsibility has traditionally involved assistance for those in need and efforts to improve social conditions in all the countries in which the company is active. Important tools of our social responsibility include donations and support for long-term projects according to the principle "helping people to help themselves." Here we cooperate closely with both government institutions and non-governmental organizations.

Family Planning

Family Planning: Consultation in a pharmacy

Strengthening the position of women, reducing infant mortality, improving the health of mothers – these are elementary objectives of the United Nations formulated within the framework of the Millennium Development Goals. more

Ambassadors for Contraception

6 ambassadors for the World Contraception Day 2015.

Six young men and women were recently appointed as World Contraception Day (WCD) Ambassadors: In the course of a three-year program initiated by non-governmental organization Women Deliver and Bayer HealthCare they will promote the goals of WCD – raising awareness for young people’s sexual and reproductive health and rights including contraception. more

Fighting Non-Communicable Diseases

An african child sourounded by family members. Fight against malaria.

Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) – cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease, and mental health disorders – are a global health crisis impacting people everywhere. This is why 22 global pharmaceutical companies including Bayer launched “Access Accelerated. Moving NCF Care Forward”. more

Neglected Tropical Diseases

Aerial view of the rainforest and the amazon. Tropical diseases.

To combat neglected tropical diseases, many of which still threaten millions of people in many parts of the world, Bayer is working together with the World Health Organization (WHO). In particular, as part of its Access-to-Medicine activities, the company has supported the WHO in the fight against Chagas disease, which is widespread in Latin America, and African sleeping sickness for many years on the basis of cooperation agreements. more

Disaster Aid

Huts at a slum, flooded by water. Disaster aid is needed.

Disaster aid is a component of Bayer’s social responsibility commitment. The company provides rapid assistance without red tape in many emergency situations around the world. more