The Platform of Action with which the UN fourth world Congress on women in Peking in 1995 ended recognised the Women and Media area as one of the 12 strategic sectors for improving the condition of women and the progress of equal opportunity. But, 20 years on, national and international research shows that we are still a long way from the Peking objectives.
Created in 1996, in collaboration with Bracco Imaging and the municipal administrations of Bovisio Masciago, Cogliate, Ceriano Laghetto, Cesano Maderno and Solaro, with Limbiate added in 2018, to support the University studies of students resident in the municipalities involved
The project "Prevention a Friend of immigrant women in Milan", launched in March 2014 is dedicated to safeguarding health among immigrant mothers in the city of Milan and their children, and sees the collaboration between the Bracco Foundation, the City of Milan and Opera San Francesco for the poor.
Bracco Foundation in 2015 produced “Cinderella”, a new ballet that revisits a famous title in the repertoire, danced by the La Scala Theatre Academy School of Ballet to music by Sergei Prokofiev with choreography by the Director of the School, Frédéric Olivieri.
Artainment@school is an educational project carried out by Artainment Worldwide Shows and Bracco Foundation, in accordance with the Lazio Regional Scholastic Office to publicise in schools a new method of publicising the artistic heritage.
In Italy women researchers are only 35% of the total, according to the OECD - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, a very small percentage even if the trend is growing.
To support the training of young foreign radiologists, Bracco Foundation progettoDiventerò has reached Brazil with a partnership of excellence: the Paulist Radiology Society (SPR).
The Great Organ of the Milan Duomo, an extraordinary masterpiece of art and mechanics, is at risk. With 15,800 pipes (the tallest of more than 9 m in the smallest of just a few centimetres) and 180 registers, this technological giant is the biggest organ in Italy and the second in Europe.
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