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Interesting conversations between policy makers and philanthropists at the Euro Philantopics Conference

EVPA together with EFC, DAFNE and NEF hosted Euro Philanthopics in the Philanthropy House in Brussels on 14 November. The event gathered key players from the European philanthropic landscape and European Institutions to learn from one another’s experiences, further develop … Continue reading

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EVPA on the road

In the last month, EVPA was present at a number of events throughout Europe. Below, we give you a short overview of those. On 4 October, EVPA organised a lunch event together with the City of London Corporation for its … Continue reading

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EVPA welcomes new members

EVPA is delighted to welcome its new members the Emirates Foundation, Investir & + and Wise. This month we celebrate our first member from the United Arab Emirates, The Emirates Foundation, underlying the success and development of venture philanthropy beyond … Continue reading

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Father Pucher’s “Housing First” wins the 2012 ESSL Social Prize

On June 2nd EVPA member ESSL Foundation awarded Father Wolfgang Pucher’s “Housing First” project in Salzburg, Austria, for the 2012 Essl Social Prize. This annual prize, aiming to support efficient and path-breaking social entrepreneurship, promotes innovative projects with a donation … Continue reading

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Zero Project: policies for promoting the rights of people with disabilities

EVPA member Essl Foundation and the World Future Council has launched the Zero Project. The project identifies and highlights exceptional policies and examples of good practice that actively promote and implement the rights of people with disabilities. The aim is … Continue reading

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