Mohammed Bin Rashid Initiative for Global Prosperity

Making Prosperity

We believe that the best way to solve the world’s most daunting and challenging societal problems is to provide more people with a path to lasting prosperity; and that the best way of opening up this path is through ‘making’ - creating the things our world needs, through modern, sustainable manufacturing and industrialization
By adopting a universal agenda we can solve some of the world’s toughest societal problems affecting our world
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No poverty
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Zero hunger
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Good health and well-being
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Quality education
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Gender equality
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Clean water and sanitaion
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Affordable and clean energy
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Decent work and economic growth
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Industry, innovation and infrastructure
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Reduced Inequalities
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Sustainable cities and communities
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Responsible consumption and production
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Climate action
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Life below water
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Life on Land
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Peace, justice and strong institutions
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Partnership for the goals
The Initiative for Global Prosperity unites the world’s leading manufacturers, start-ups and entrepreneurs, governments, UN agencies and philanthropists, academia and researchers, to form a community dedicated to spreading global prosperity through the art of ‘making’ The initiative specifically seeks to recognize noble and novel achievements that have positively contributed to the well-being of our world while fostering the values of resilience, community, harmony, and dignity

Our Partners

MIT Solve
UNIDO
UN Habitat
UNHCR
IFAD
ITU
WFP

Global Maker Challenge

The Global Maker Challenge Is an online open-innovation platform for ‘makers’ and innovators to solve specific real-world challenges

Global Themes

  1. Sustainable Energy
  2. Digital Divide and Digital Literacy
  3. Rural Transformation and Zero Hunger
  4. Sustainable Cities

Global Prosperity Award

The Global Prosperity Award is a prestigious global accolade that recognizes and rewards social innovation brought by manufacturing for the betterment of humanity

Core Values

  1. Resilience

    Fostering innovation and the ability to continuously adapt

  2. Community

    Creating opportunities through collaboration and partnership

  3. Harmony

    Living in harmony with our environment and with each other

  4. Dignity

    Empowering human purpose through meaningful work