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

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


Collectief Kanaga

WATERLINK2MALI : Groententuin en opleiding voor de Vrouwen van Noukoula

Establishing a vegetable garden as part of the Water Supply project in Noukoula (Mali) and training the women's group on agro-ecological vegetable growing; in cooperation with NG…


Accès et Gestion de l’Eau pour Promouvoir la Transition Agroécologique à Takéo, Cambodge

Participatory assessment and planning of production seasons and operations to determine the most appropriate irrigation system to improve agricultural production through an agro-…


Maximale benutting van het beschikbare water in Tilli, Ghana, met bijzondere aandacht voor de toegankelijkheid voor vrouwen

Developing strategies, easy-to-apply innovations and activities to maximise the use of available water in Tilli (Ghana) for the existing irrigation fields in order to contribute …

Funds and philanthropic tools

Elisabeth and Amélie (Fund)

Improve access to water in developping countries. Mobility grants for students from developing countries, studying in Belgium.

Bernard Thys: Intergenerational Projects (Fund)

Support for intergenerational and multicultural projects for troubled young people in Belgium and developing countries.

Emergency Belgium (Friends of Emergency Belgium Fund)

Philanthropists support humanitarian projects that provide emergency medical care to people in situations of conflict and help prisoners and other detainees.