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Stephen Heintz, president of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, speaks at the Council on Foundations conference in Toronto on April 27, 2004, where he accepts the Paul Ylivisaker Award.

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RBF President Stephen Heintz discusses the alarming paradox that exists in our society today: while more of the world’s people now live under democratic regimes than at any other time in human history, democracy is in peril in some societies.

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In his speech, "Vision, Courage, and Sustainability," Mr. Rockefeller argued that achieving "sustainability is both a possibility and an ecological and social necessity."

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His speech discusses some of the challenges facing philanthropy today along with some suggestions for dealing with them.

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Stephen B. Heintz, president of the RBF, announces new grantmaking guidelines and a restructuring of the Fund's program areas, effective January 1, 2003.

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This publication reports on a conference held at the Pocantico Conference Center of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund in October 2002.

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Efforts to spread information about the long-term downside risks of investments in pesticides represent a profoundly constructive contribution both to ensuring greater corporate accountability, as well as safeguarding public and environmental health. This publication reports on a conference about accountability in the pesticide industry, held at The Pocantico Center of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund in June 2002.

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Peacebuilding

The Global Interdependence Initiative is pleased to announce publication of its three-year- report, "From Values to Advocacy: Activating the Public's Support for U.S. Engagement in an Interdependent World."

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The Rockefeller Brothers Fund convened a group of 33 early childhood development and education experts, including scholars, practitioners, and advocates for a symposium held at The Pocantico Center in November 2001.  This report summarizes the presentations of the meeting's featured speakers.

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A report based on a forum about universal access to pre-kindergarten programs.

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