Global philanthropy

Support for philanthropists wishing to get involved with projects of public interest across various continents.

Philanthropists who wish to act on several continents will find in the King Baudouin Foundation a valuable partner putting its expertise and philanthropic infrastructure at their disposal.

Myriad, the alliance between the King Baudouin Foundation, is affiliates in North America and Give2Asia represents an important asset. Through such cooperation, cross-border giving is facilitated across five continents and through various international philanthropic structures, notably:

Philanthropists and donors alike benefit from more geographical options, an extensive network of not-for-profit organisations to support, and quality philanthropic services and advice.

Our activities

  • we support individuals, organisations and businesses that wish to support projects of public interest on several continents
  • and we support organisations of civil society that wish to fundraise across several continents.

Global philanthropy is part of the programme International

More info on our Philanthropic tools.

Calls for projects

Elisabeth & Amélie Fund - access to water - 2022

Support for projects of Belgian organizations working in countries in the southern hemisphere to improve access to water.

Selection announced

Call Scholarships 2021 Elisabeth & Amelie Fund

Grants to enable foreign masters’ students to do an internship in sustainable water management in a developing country. Grants awarded by the Elisabeth & Amélie Fund.

Selection announced

Access to Water 2021 Elisabeth and Amelie Fund

Support for projects of Belgian organizations working in countries in the southern hemisphere to improve access to drinking water.

Selection announced

Grantees

Sylvie Imata Bulaya

Les femmes autochtones pygmées et riveraines des aires protégées face à la problématique d'accès aux ressources naturelles : analyser les discours autour du savoir socio-écologique des autochtones de l'Est de la RDC

Research internship on the impact on pygmy women who, displaced from their natural environment, lost access to water, compared to natives with partial access.

Aide et Action France

ALFA - A Light for Africa : Electrification de l'école élémentaire d'Edioungou au Sénégal

Installing electricity at Edioungou Primary School (Senegal), to improve learning conditions and access to quality education; installing lamps and a fan in the classrooms, provid…

Aide à la Jeunesses Africaine défavorisée (ONG AJAD)

PROJET D’AIDE POUR L’INSERTION SOCIOPROFESSIONNELLE DES JEUNES FILLES DE SONGON VICTIMES DE VIOLENCES SEXUELLES : LE CAS DES MARIAGES ET GROSSESSES PRÉCOCES EN CÔTE D’IVOIRE

Medical and psychological support and a socio-professional integration programme for 10 young girls.

Funds and philanthropic tools

International Friend Fund of The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theorethical Physics (ICTP)

The Abdus Salam ICTP has been a driving force behind global efforts to advance scientific expertise in the developing world in theoretical physics and mathematics.

Marc and Nora Van Montagu (Fund)

Transfering knowledge and technology of plant biotechnology to sub-Saharan Africa, with a focus on sustainable agriculture and agro-industry.

Lhoist Soli Fund

Solidarity between the Lhoist Group and its employees and/or close associations heavily affected by the Covid crisis or any other pandemic or disaster.