Passionate About Our Work, Responsible In Our Actions

We go beyond medicine, using our resources to improve health care in our local communities and across the globe.

Nearly 81,000 U.S. Patients

received medication at no cost through patient assistance programs supported by AbbVie in 2018

2017 Responsible Action Report

This report details some impacts, programs, and progress in 2017 against our corporate responsibility commitments.


We Are Proud of the Recognition We’ve Received

Since 2016, AbbVie has been recognized within the biotechnology industry on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for leadership in responsible economic, environmental and social performance.

AbbVie is also included in the FTSE4Good Index series based on strong environmental, social and governance practices.

From Our Chairman and CEO

Responsibility Starts at the Top

“We’re committed to improving lives, and we pledge to go about it in a transparent and sustainable way.”
Richard A. Gonzalez
Chairman and CEO

Programs Around The World

See How We’re Giving Back

Learn more about some of our Corporate Responsibility and AbbVie Foundation programs across the world.

Corporate Responsibility By the Numbers

See highlights of AbbVie’s impact on societies and patients globally.

Neglected Diseases

We work hard to address neglected diseases that disproportionately affect the world’s poor and marginalized populations. Our most experienced scientists are collaborating with partners to address these diseases and the AbbVie Foundation supports programming in seven countries.

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AbbVie 2018 Week of Possibilities

This is what happens when:

9,000 employees around the world
Volunteer 37,000 service hours
In 56 countries

Thousands of lives are impacted.

Protecting Our Most Valuable Resources

We are committed to reducing our impact on the environment. Over the last two years we reduced total carbon dioxide equivalent emissions by 13 percent.

Improve Health Outcomes

A Patient-First Approach

We’re committed to targeting unmet needs and enhancing access to health care across geographies—all while putting the patient at the core of everything we do.

Operate Responsibly

How We Do Business

Our transparent, inclusive culture leads to sustainable growth. This includes focusing on the health, welfare and financial well-being of our employees around the world.

Contribute to Communities

It Takes All of Us

All of us are working together solve the world’s toughest challenges. At AbbVie, we’re collaborating with our partners to make a greater impact in communities across the world.

Corporate Responsibility Partners

Collaborating to Achieve More

AbbVie collaborates with many partner organizations on our Corporate Responsibility and AbbVie Foundation programs.

The AbbVie Foundation

Supporting Those Most in Need of Help

The AbbVie Foundation is dedicated to having a remarkable impact on the lives of the underserved around the world through a commitment to building strong communities, sustainable health care systems and effective educational programs.

Corporate Responsibility Resources

Making a Difference

We’re a company that takes on the toughest health challenges but does much more than just treat diseases. See how our work impacts patients, science, societies and economies.

Corporate Responsibility E-Newsletter

Subscribe to our quarterly e-newsletter that will keep you updated on our Corporate Responsibility programs and initiatives.