On April 12, 2021, the Holy Father Francis, upon the proposal of His Excellency Msgr. Vincenzo Paglia, President of the Pontifical Academy for Life, established the renAIssance Foundation, with public canonical juridical personality. The renAIssance Foundation is located in the Vatican City State, at the Pontifical Academy for Life, and is an instrumental entity of that Academy.
The renAIssance Foundation is a non-profit organization with the objective of supporting the anthropological and ethical reflection of new technologies on human life, promoted by the Pontifical Academy for Life. It is registered in the register of NPOs (Non-Profit Organizations) with the Governorate of Vatican City State.