• European Philanthropy Manifesto

    Unlocking European philanthropy potential: 4 key steps to unlocking a Single Market for Philanthropy
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  • PEXforum 2024

    Hosted by Acri and Assifero on 25-26 January 2024 in Rome
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  • “Philanthropy Back to the Drawing Board: Shaping a Future Agenda”

    Rien van Gendt’s latest book offers a fresh look at the way foundations function and position themselves
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Philea nurtures a diverse and inclusive ecosystem of foundations, philanthropic organisations and networks working for the common good. We help our members to get inspired, act together and achieve greater impact by sharing data and knowledge, exchanging best practices, connecting around common themes, engaging in policy work, and more.

Cross-cutting Themes


We are now well into the 10-year countdown to slow the warming of our planet. In this decisive decade, actions taken by markets, governments and citizens will determine liveability on our planet for the next century.


Democracies across the world have faced unprecedented challenges in recent years ‒ from narrowing civic space, to curtailment of freedom and equality, to the spread of misinformation.


Philea members have pointed to striving for equality as an urgent issue that must be addressed by philanthropy now and in the coming years. Rising economic inequality has exacerbated virtually all of the problems philanthropy works on.
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