We empower social change agents with technology and expertise. Our goal: Accelerate global problem solving to benefit people, society, and the planet.
Our goal is to make a measurable impact on people, society, and the planet—and we are well on the way. We’re expanding access to quality education worldwide. We contribute millions of dollars annually to social change agents who are addressing global challenges. And our efforts to make Cisco environmentally sustainable help preserve the planet.
students built digital and entrepreneurial skills through Cisco Networking Academy
people positively impacted, as reported by our nonprofit grantees
drop in greenhouse gas emissions (compared to our fiscal year 2007 baseline)
Our partnership with Mercy Corps is empowering people to overcome crisis, build better lives, and transform communities.
Gooru guides every student along a personalized path to mastery while helping teachers measure and monitor their progress.
Akvo's unique, collaborative approach to development is helping organizations around the world use their data more effectively, and for greater impact.
We conduct rigorous socioeconomic research to better inform our programmatic priorities so we can reach our goal to positively impact 1 billion lives by 2025.
Cisco awarded Oorja the US$100,000 Grand Prize for the 2019 Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge.
To achieve circularity and truly impact our planet, read how we are synthesizing our circular economy objectives with the way we run our business.