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Funding Girls’ Organising
Mama Cash has in recent years actively sought to support girls who take matters into their own hands. In August 2015,...
Challenging Chances – Escape in Pictures
The subject of refugees is still ongoing. It is no longer an abstract phenomenon; now these very real people made...
Gulbenkian Challenge – Stop Infeção Hospitalar!
Hospital infections are a major public health issue and are associated with increasing rates of morbidity and mortality in patients...
Who decides society's definition of culture and how do we evaluate the various forms of cultural expression? Over the last few...
A Decade of Championing African Agency
In celebration of its first ten years as an independent pan-African foundation, TrustAfrica has published ‘Claiming Agency: Reflecting on TrustAfrica’s...
The Resilience Age
Produced by the Rockefeller Foundation, The Resilience Age illustrates the impact of resilience in cities around the world that face...
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência
The IGC is a research institute devoted to biological and biomedical research and to graduate training. Excellence, originality, communication, cooperation...
Mistra Urban Futures
Mistra Urban Futures’ is pioneering traineeships for new arrivals. Samar Ramli from Palestine is now starting research on migration and urbanisation...
Guess who’s coming to dinner? A cultural integration project
What is the project “Guess who's coming to dinner?” The project was created from the bottom up by the...
Perspektivy is a professional development programme for journalists and editors from Russia, CIS, Eastern Europe and Central Asia. It is...
The comedy Ave Maria by director Basil Khalil has received more than ten awards and was shown at the Cannes...
Granny's Finest is an organisation that runs handicraft clubs for elderly people. In this way, they can pursue their hobby while...
Boxgirls – How boxing empowers girls and schools
Boxgirls is an innovative project supported by BMW Stiftung Herbert Quandt aimed at girls and young women. It uses sports...
The European Foundations’ Initiative on Dementia (EFID)
Dementia is one of the most frequently occurring diseases affecting old age, and remains one of the most important challenges in European society....
Support to victims of the Cephalonia earthquake
In late January 2014, the island of Cephalonia, off the coast of Greece, was struck by an earthquake. In the main town...
Entrepreneurs for Social Change
Along the shores of the Mediterranean the effects of the economic crisis are still being felt, with high levels of youth unemployment and...
Cultiva Ekspress Junior, “Slow Bridge” Project
The mirrored tiles you see here are just a few of the 5,300 customised by children in Kristiansand, Norway. The tiles were...
Por Mil Razones (For a thousand reasons)
For a thousand reasons is a campaign launched by Fundación ONCE to inform and encourage people with disabilities to make use...
Holstebro Music School
Holstebro Music School set up the first preparatory course for the academy of music (MGK) in Denmark in the 1970s....
Fight for Peace, Brazil
Complexo da Maré, a group of favelas in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, covers 800,000m2, and is home to 132,000 residents....
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