At the intersection of human need, technological feasibility and economic viability are the answers that will shape a better world for all. 

Guided by experts, partnered with esteemed academia, and run through a passionate team, FII Institute's THINK pillar aims to empower the world's brightest minds to identify the solutions that make a difference in lives globally. We do this by collaborating with high-caliber partners, building momentum towards change and pursuing thought leadership in the service of humanity.
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The nature outlook

In collaboration with
FII Institute has announced its first project with Springer Nature supporting scientific content, from influential opinions to reviewed research in AI & Robotics.

The goal of this collaboration between Springer Nature and FII Institute is to help accelerate solutions to urgent societal challenges. The content will be updated with research articles from Nature Portfolio journals, plus explanatory features on AI and robotics on

the priority report

In collaboration with
What is humanity’s top priority? In line with our mission to create positive impact on humanity, FII Institute’s first annual Priority Report aims to uncover the needs, wants, hopes, and expectations of every individual across demographics, across generations and across the world. With our partner IPSOS, we surveyed 130K adult citizens from 13 countries representing approximately 50% of the global population.

The global infectious disease index

In collaboration with
The Global Infectious Disease Index is a unique platform providing data on both endemic and epidemic diseases.

Developed by the FII Institute and partners, knowledge from the index will drive decision making to reduce the burden and threats of infectious diseases so that the Globe can be better prepared to mitigate unnecessary deaths from infectious diseases, and to transform the health of our world for the better.

algoritmi prize

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Each year, the Algoritmi Prize will focus on a different global challenge facing the world community across topics such as food and water security, healthcare, energy and climate change. All eligible applicants will be invited to an open competition, evaluated by an independent panel of global experts.

The winning applicants will then receive funding to develop and scale their technology, while getting access to the FII Institute’s platforms where they will be able to share their research with investors, academics and decision-makers. Applications will be open in January 2023, and the winners of the first prize will be announced October 2023 at the FII 7 th Edition.

Humanity Award

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The Future Investment Initiative (FII) Institute for Humanity Award was launched at the 5th Anniversary of FII

International advocate for women’s and children’s rights, Dame Graça Machel, and award- wining singer and humanitarian Gloria Gaynor are the first two recipients of the inaugural award in recognition of their distinguished careers and exemplary commitment to progressing positive impacts on humanity.


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Introducing TH!NKpod, FII Institute’s exclusive new #podcast series featuring the world’s brightest minds and prominent leaders whose journeys will inspire you to make an #ImpactOnHumanity.

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Guidance for the global community of investors, policy makers, business executives and humanists seeking insight into a promising future.

One-pager: When Will We Meat Again

With skyrocketing food prices, the livelihood of billions of people is at risk. Plant-based alternatives to meat and milk can increase food security by decreasing livestock feed. The time is ripe for massive upscaling of meat and milk alternatives – and an equally massive down-scaling of prices.

March 14, 2022

Spotlight Series: PRO ANTIBODIES

Pneumonia is, in most cases, a curable or preventable disease. But it remains the leading infectious cause of death globally among children under the age of five, disproportionately affecting the most deprived and marginalized. An effective and affordable vaccine is the best way to tackle this global challenge.

February 16, 2022

Closing the gaps how technology is changing the face of education

FII INSTITUTE publishes the fifth of our report series as millions of children remain without access to basic education. The digital divide is growing wider between people and regions that have access to modern information and communications technology and those that don’t. It cuts across class, race and national borders, leaving the ‘haves’ with the highest-quality education available, and the ‘have-nots’ with little or no access to quality education.

October 25, 2021