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

Applications open for the Philanthropic Leadership Platform: China-Europe 2024

Applications are now open for the Philanthropic Leadership Platform: China-Europe, organised in partnership with the China Foundation Forum and with support from…
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 - 9 February 2024

Philanthropy for Ukraine – Global Philanthropy’s Crucial Role in Ukraine on the Second Anniversary of Russia’s Invasion

Register to attend The Council on Foundations, the Mott Foundation and…
News - 25 January 2024

Complex dynamics don’t need to have complex causes

Peter Turchin, complexity scientist and author of “The End Times: Elites, Counter-Elites and the Path of Political Disintegration” discusses the causes of crises past and present, and the importance of better forecasting them in the future.
News - 18 January 2024

Funders Forum on International Cooperation

Funders Forum on International Cooperation This platform is a unique EU-based funders’ collaborative focusing on new trends and challenges in the field of international cooperation. It focuses on peer-learning among…
News - 14 December 2023

How can philanthropy contribute to a safe, healthy, and just world?

Philanthropy can act when it needs to.  Yet, at the same time, philanthropy has not always geared itself up to make positive contributions in situations of conflict, and certainly, has not brought all its resources – financial and connective – to bear on the current challenges. 
News - 4 December 2023

Working in ways that meet the complexity of this time

Earlier this year a group of foundations who make up the Foundation 3.0 initiative met in Amsterdam for their yearly Strategic Round Table. It’s an opportunity for peer learning across European foundations who are focussed on systemic change. In 2023 the theme was ‘Adopting cross-cutting perspectives to increase impact’.
News - 14 November 2023

The movers of tomorrow

Young adults in Europe have great concerns about the future. Eight out of ten question whether their generation should have children. Although many believe their country will do more to…
News - 14 November 2023

Philanthropy’s engagement in the Middle East

Amidst the ongoing situation unfolding in Israel and Palestine, Philea stands in solidarity with all the victims, all their families and all their children. We are committed to sharing…