Being a force for social good
Discovery's core purpose is to make people healthier and to enhance and protect their lives. This guides everything we do, including our relationship with society and the systems that make life possible.
Our products and services provide the primary pathway for positive change at scale. We support this through strategic social investments, such as the Discovery Foundation and Discovery Fund, and strong systems of governance and accountability.
Our contribution is focused on health and healthcare, aligning directly with national and global imperatives for 2030. These include the National Development Plan and the United Nations' call to action to ensure healthy lives and promote well-being, through the third Sustainable Development Goal.
Our business model, Vitality Shared-Value Insurance, drives a virtuous cycle: as our clients get healthier, our business grows and thrives. The United Nations' call to action to ensure healthy lives and promote well-being, through the third Sustainable Development Goal.
Read more in our latest sustainable development report.