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News Network of European Foundations 30 May 2017 For Subscribers

European Philanthropy Learning Initiative: Discovering Philanthropy, Discovering America

In an increasingly interconnected and interdependent world, the role of national governments as societal standard-bearers is changing, and civil society is both threatened by illiberalism and empowered to drive the changes essential to ensuring an …

News Network of European Foundations 29 November 2016 For Subscribers

Network of European Foundations: New philanthropy partnerships in Tunisia

In 2013, following the Arab Spring, the Network of European Foundations brought together a group of European foundations to establish Fikra, the Tunisia Joint Fund, with the aim of contributing to the transition of Tunisian …

News Network of European Foundations 6 September 2016 For Subscribers

Network of European Foundations: Young people and the future of Europe

Europe is a multi-level governance system, and participation in European democracies starts at grassroots level. Yet every day news shows that policymakers are often remote from citizens’ daily considerations and that Europe is too often …

News Network of European Foundations 7 June 2016

Network of European Foundations: European Practice Exchange on Deradicalisation

The phenomenon of violent radicalization has motivated a group of foundations to take action through the European Practice Exchange on Deradicalisation (EPEx), aiming to establish a network of frontline practitioners to share knowledge, experience and …

News Network of European Foundations 14 March 2016 For Subscribers

Network of European Foundations: Action for farmers in West Africa

To address the urgent need to reform current agricultural and food systems, a group of foundations has launched the Joint Action for Farmers’ Organizations in West Africa (JAFOWA) with the aim of creating a dynamic …

Network of European Foundations 5 March 2016

NEF triennial report for 2013-15 is now available for download

The Network of European Foundations (NEF) triennial report for 2013-15 is now available for download. NEF has long and sound experience with the development and management of operational partnerships at the European level and in …

News Network of European Foundations 1 December 2015 For Subscribers

Network of European Foundations: Early childhood development in social protection programmes

The Children and Violence Evaluation Challenge Fund was set up in 2011 to inform and improve programming and policies on violence prevention against children in low- and middle-income countries. It aims to generate more rigorous …

News Network of European Foundations 2 March 2015

NEF – EPIM: ten years of promoting constructive approaches to migration in Europe

This year the European Programme for Integration and Migration (EPIM) celebrates ten years of collaboration among 18 European foundations working to strengthen the role of civil society in advocating constructive approaches to migration in Europe. …

News Network of European Foundations 1 September 2013

NEF – Creating a New Pact for Europe

The eurozone crisis has provided a strong new impetus for European integration, but it is becoming increasingly clear that to overcome the crisis, stabilize the European Union and reduce the chances of history repeating itself, …