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Profile Last Updated: 04/14/2016

Jacobs Foundation

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Purpose and Activities

The foundation works to contribute to the welfare and social productivity of the current and future generations of young people by understanding and promoting their personal development and employability, their respect for and integration with nature and culture, and the challenges faced by social, economic or technological changes. The foundation is active in the following areas: research, intervention and application, dialogue and network building, and charitable activities. .


Established in 1988 - The Jacobs Foundation is a private charitable trust, established in 1988 in Zurich by Klaus J. Jacobs.


Jacobs Foundation

Independent foundation


Seefeldquai 17, Postfach Zurich, Switzerland 8008

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