Investing in Human Flourishing with Dr. Andrew Serazin (podcast)

By Templeton Staff
August 01, 2021
Templeton World Charity Foundation President, Dr. Andrew Serazin, shares his excitement about TWCF’s commitment to discovering, developing and launching innovations fueling human flourishing.

Templeton World Charity Foundation President, Dr. Andrew Serazin talks with journalist Richard Sergay about human flourishing — what it is, and how TWCF hopes to spur discovery about it.

The two also discuss the foundation’s Grand Challenges for Human Flourishing program, born out of a specific strategy to discover new knowledge, develop new tools, and launch new innovations that make a lasting impact on human flourishing.

Dr. Serazin highlights how TWCF’s programs bring scientific rigor to the conversation on flourishing, as well as how the expansive view of humanity held by TWCF Founder Sir John Templeton continues to inspire the foundation’s direction.

Read the transcript from the interview conducted by journalist Richard Sergay, presented by podcast producer Tavia Gilbert. Featuring: Dr. Andrew Serazin, President of Templeton World Charity Foundation.


Built upon the award-winning video series of the same name, Templeton World Charity Foundation’s “Stories of Impact” podcast features stories of new scientific research on human flourishing that translate discoveries into practical tools. Bringing a mix of curiosity, compassion, and creativity, journalist Richard Sergay and producer Tavia Gilbert shine a spotlight on the human impact at the heart of cutting-edge social and scientific research projects supported by TWCF.