The Philanthropic Leadership Platform

Content Manager • 31 July 2019

      The European Foundation Center  is launching a new 'Philanthropic Leadership Platform: Russia-Europe" in partnership with the Vladimir Potanin Foundation. It is based on the success of their Philanthropic Leadership Platform exchanges between China and Europe, and Latin America and Europe. Participants will explore what’s next in philanthropy and learn from some of their most innovative peer organisations.

      Participants engage in group and plenary interaction, and active exchange with high-level experts and leaders of institutions in the public, private and voluntary sectors. The programme is built on the following specific activities:

  • Group work on specific topics

  • Plenary discussions

  • Lectures and trainings

  • Intergroup workshops

  • Excursions to other foundations and non-profit organisations

  • Site visits to local philanthropy projects

      This programme is open to representatives of the following types of organisations:

  • Private foundations (operational and/or grantmaking)

  • Corporate foundations or corporations involved in grantmaking

  • Public charities and associations

  • Philanthropy infrastructure organisations

  • Other types of philanthropic organisations

      The event will take place on 4-8 November 2019 in Brussels, Belgium. 

      Deadline to fill in the application form is 25 August.

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The views expressed in the article are the author's own and do not necessarily reflect those of the SDG Philanthropy Platform. The SDG Philanthropy Platform is a global initiative that connects philanthropy with knowledge and networks that can deepen collaboration, leverage resources and sustain impact, driving SDG delivery within national development planning. It is led by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors (RPA), and supported by the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, Ford Foundation, Oak Foundation, Brach Family Charitable Foundation, and many others.