Connecting people and planet

Bupa's purpose is helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives and making a better world. Over the past year, the connection between people and our planet's health has become an urgent priority for all. We want to work with you to make a better world.

The eco-Disruptive programme

eco-Disruptive will see Bupa employees, entrepreneurs and start-ups come together to tackle some of the biggest challenges facing people and our planet's health today. Running from May to December 2021, teams will find solutions to the following six challenge areas.

The challenge areas

The six eco-Disruptive challenges align with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all. If your company or idea fits with any of the following challenges, you can apply to be part of eco-Disruptive.

Programme timeline


eco-Disruptive empowers entrepreneurs, start-ups and Bupa employees to work together on innovative solutions that improve people's health and the health of the planet.