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News - 12 April 2024

Philea releases briefing on role of philanthropy within EU rule of law mechanism

Philea has released a briefing on the role of philanthropy and wider civil society within the EU rule of law mechanism. It dives into the various…
News - 10 April 2024

From resolve to rebuild: The role of philanthropy in the war in Ukraine

Even in an era defined by myriad global challenges and conflicts, the war in Ukraine stands out as a stark reminder of the ongoing struggle between democratic principles and authoritarian might. The response of the global philanthropic sector reveals an urgent need for a more sustained and adaptable approach.
News - 8 April 2024

The Vital Connection: How Journalism Strengthens the Impact of Philanthropy

In a world where the pillars of democracy face unprecedented challenges, the relationship between philanthropy and journalism is mutually beneficial. While independent media grapples with daunting challenges and crises, the…
News - 3 April 2024

Breakfast Briefing on a Future Protection Mechanism for Human Rights Defenders and Civil Society in Europe 

Amnesty International, CNVOS Slovenia, the Stefan Batory Foundation Poland, FDSC Romania and a civil society task force, hosted by Civil Society Europe and European Civic Forum, will host “Breakfast Briefing on a…
News - 28 February 2024

Belgian EU Presidency kicks off with Social Economy event in Liège

The Belgian EU Presidency hosted the European Social Economy Meeting on 12-13 February in the city of Liège. Fully aware of the potential of the Social…
News - 19 February 2024

Registration opens for Philea Forum 2024

Registration is now open for the Philea Forum 2024 “Trust and Philanthropy” in Ghent from 27 – 30 May, hosted by a group of Belgian foundations, chaired by the King Baudouin Foundation.
News - 24 January 2024

European Parliament Urges Action on Hungary’s Democratic Erosion

The European Parliament adopted a resolution on 18 January 2024 to express its concern about the further erosion of democracy, the rule of law and fundamental rights in Hungary.
News - 22 January 2024

EuroPhilantopics 2024

EuroPhilantopics 2024 will take place in Brussels on 3 December 2024. More information will follow soon. Contact Hanna Hanses Policy Manager hanna.hanses@philea.eu…
News - 15 January 2024

Democracy Network – Democracy Lunch & Learn: What to fund ahead of the EU elections?

The Democracy Network will host its first Democracy Lunch & Learn on the “What to fund ahead of the EU elections?” online on 8 February. During the first Democracy…
News - 15 January 2024

Philea launches survey on democracy projects ahead of European Parliamentary elections

Philea has launched a survey seeking to identify organisations and projects safeguarding and innovating European democracy ahead of the European Parliamentary elections. The 2024 European Parliament elections are fast approaching.