What have we achieved since we launched in 2004? Thanks to our great community of supporters and partners, we have lots to be proud of. Here’s a video about what we’ve been doing, and a summary of our best bits:
Celebrating 10 years of Virgin Unite
With Ocean Unite & partners we helped secure the world's largest marine reserve - over 1.5m sq km of the Ross Sea protected
Alongside RMI we partnered with the Rwandan Government to develop an energy plan to greatly increase access to electricity.
Carbon War Room and Environmental Defense Fund launched an operation to cut global methane emissions from the oil & gas industry by 40% by 2026.
5,000+ entrepreneurs accessed skills & support to help launch their businesses through our entrepreneurship programmes.
Over 250 companies now part of The B Team’s 100% Human initiative.
Supported our partner One Acre Fund who directly helped over 440k farm families in Sub-Saharan Africa to improve their produce & end hunger, & served another 725k farmers through partnerships.
Ending The War On Drugs, a book we funded, was published enabling us to expand our advocacy for drug policy reform.
1.2m+ people watched Sundog’s death penalty videos through our #Deathpenaltyfail campaign.
Raised substantial funds for frontline organisations tackling criminal justice reform & mobilised support to try & repeal the US death penalty.
Our partner Big Change backed 12 different game-changing projects for young people in the UK.
Galactic Unite has awarded $650k+ in scholarships to students in STEM education, & reached 250k+ people through their online platform on the importance of STEM
Built a community of over 700 global leaders & hosted over 50 Leadership Gatherings & Connection Trips.
Incubated 4 new global leadership initiatives: The Elders, Carbon War Room, The B Team & Ocean Unite.