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News - 24 June 2021

IKEA Foundation and Rockefeller Foundation establish $1 billion distributed renewable energy initiative

The IKEA Foundation and the Rockefeller Foundation have announced they will join forces to establish a $1 billion initiative to support distributed…
News - 14 June 2021

Sara Llewellin awarded a DBE (damehood) in Queen’s Birthday Honours List

The EFC is delighted to share that the Barrow Cadbury Trust’s Chief Executive Sara Llewellin has been awarded a DBE (damehood) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours…
News - 10 June 2021

“Brick by brick” funders discuss effective strategies for social housing in Europe

The cost of housing in most European countries has become simply unaffordable for many. With over 120 million people in the European Union at risk of poverty and social exclusion,…
News - 28 May 2021

Mama Cash publishes “In Movement Together – Funding Feminist Activism Globally” a 10 year strategic guide for 2021-2030

Mama Cash has published its 10 year strategic guide for 2021-2030, “In Movement Together – Funding Feminist Activism Globally”. The guide sets…
News - 21 May 2021

European Social Economy Summit (#EUSES) – Enabling philanthropic action for social economy and the public good

Organised by the EFC and Dafne, the session “Enabling philanthropic action for social economy and the public good” will take place during…
News - 15 April 2021

The Philanthropic Leadership Platform: Russia-Europe participants explore community regeneration and economic recovery

Read the highlights from the following session on 29 April The latest webinar of the 2021 Philanthropic Leadership Platform: Russia-Europe peer exchange programme took place…
News - 14 April 2021

A number of Danish foundations partner with Danish universities to establish artificial intelligence research centre in Denmark

A number of Danish foundations have entered into negotiations with a series of Danish universities to establish an artificial intelligence research centre in Denmark. The Danish…
News - 7 April 2021

Quid – The female-led social enterprise redesigning the Made in Italy label for public good

What is Quid? Quid is an award-winning Italian not-for-profit social enterprise committed to redesigning the Made in Italy fashion value chain for good: tackling at once,…
News - 31 March 2021

Brick by brick – Building an effective strategy for social housing in Europe

The EFC is organising “Brick by brick – Building an effective strategy for social housing in Europe” a conversation on 22 April looking at social housing in Europe, with foundations…
News - 19 March 2021

LEGO Foundation publishes new report “Learning Through Play” highlighting the importance of play to childhood development

The LEGO Foundation has published “Learning Through Play: increasing impact, reducing inequality”, a new report highlighting the important role of play in…