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OECD Forum 2019

The OECD Forum brings together high-level government representatives, from OECD member countries and key partners, with stakeholders from civil society, business, trade unions, philanthropy, academia and media to discuss world issues and challenges. The 2019 Forum, held during OECD Week, from the 20th May to 23rd May,… Read More

L’École de la philanthropie

The L’École de la philanthropie (School of philanthropy) is an initiative in France that utilises philanthropy as a tool to teach children about civic engagement. The project, began in 2011 with the backing of Fondations Edmond de Rothschild, has since its inception educated 8600 children on… Read More

Inspiring young people and creating hope for the future in Northern Kenya

“If I hadn’t joined a youth group, I myself may have joined al-Shabaab,” explained Noor Dahir, the charismatic Director of a Lamu Island-based youth group Kiunga Youth Bunge Initiative. Lamu Island, known for its pristine beaches, laid-back atmosphere, and UNESCO world heritage town has until recently been spared much of the instability that… Read More

Championing Philanthropy

”Championing Philanthropy” came to Philanthropy House from 15 November 2016 to 15 March 2017, bringing to life a wide range of projects devised and carried out by members of the EFC’s Governing Council. ‘Championing Philanthropy’ is both visually and mentally stimulating. The details of each project are varied, thought-provoking… Read More

My kitchen

A culinary universe designed to engage children in cooking in school and at home MY kitchen was introduced to schools across Denmark for the first time in the fall of 2014 as a culinary universe based on a free cookbook by the same name. By the autumn of 2016 the cookbook… Read More