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Can foundations contribute to social cohesion in Europe?

The following is a speech made by Dr Rien van Gendt during the Humanity in Action International Conference, which took place in Strasbourg from 5-8 July 2018: I want to explore with you how foundations can contribute to the European agenda of democracy, diversity and social cohesion. What is the… Read More

Culture Matters: Preserving Heritage and Transforming Spaces

Culture Matters: Preserving Heritage and Transforming Spaces was on display in Philanthropy House from the 10th May to 5th of September 2018. Bridging the old and the new, cultural heritage plays a unique and important role in shaping and defining societies. Permeating generations through arts, literature,… Read More

Championing Philanthropy – ‘Diverse Democracy’

The exhibition ”Championing Philanthropy – ‘Diverse Democracy”’ was produced by the EFC and exhibited in Philanthropy House from 20 November 2017 to 11 January 2018. The exhibition showcased how institutional philanthropy improves the lives of all members of society, through some of the many projects carried out by EFC’s… Read More

Weighing Less on Our Future: Our Food Choices Count!

The exhibition ”Weighing Less on Our Future: Our Food Choices Count!” came to Philanthropy House from the Barilla Center for Food and Nutrition, as a visual voyage through food sustainability. The exhibition was in place for 18 September to 10 November 2017. Our dietary choices… Read More