King Baudouin Foundation 21, rue Brederode 1000 Brussels Belgium

King Baudouin Foundation

The King Baudouin Foundation was established in 1976 on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of King Baudouin’s reign. It is an independent foundation, administered by a Board of Governors.


To work together for a better society. Helping to improve living conditions of the population. Supporting projects and citizens who are committed to create a better society. In order to make a lasting contribution towards greater justice, democracy and respect for diversity.

Geographic Focus

Belgium, Europe and international

Programme Areas

With an annual budget of 40 million euros, 92% of which is earmarked for projects, the foundation supports priority issues related to the following subjects:

• Poverty & Social Justice
• Democracy in Belgium
• Democracy in the Balkans
• Heritage
• Philanthropy
• Health
• Leadership
• Local engagement
• Migration
• Development
• Specific projects

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