Latin America and the Caribbean

Support for philanthropists wishing to get involved with projects of public interest in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Strengthening actors in Latin America and the Caribbean in key sectors such as health, training and the economy is something that the King Baudouin Foundation contributes to, thanks to the involvement of philanthropists and donors. We support local actors, individuals and organisations that contribute to the development of their country. In order to increase our impact, we work with other partners and philanthropic organisations, including KBFUS and KBF CANADA.

  • we support individuals, organisations and businesses that wish to contribute to improving the living conditions of people in Latin America and the Caribbean
  • we support individuals and local organisations
  • and we allocate loans and bank guarantees to actors in civil society. You can find further information in our sub-programme Businesses for development.

Latin America and the Caribbean is part of the programme International


Asociación CasaSito

CasaSito: development and ongoing training programmes for young people and teachers.

Ongoing empowerment of students through new experiences and teacher training in debating techniques and personal support.

Instituto Terra

Instituto Terra (Brazil): restoration of the flora and fauna after deforestation.

Donation for the running of the Instituto Terra.

Corporacion Proyectarte

Chemins d'opportunités

To provide psychosocial support to vulnerable youth in Colombia through art projects and to inform them of scholarship and free study opportunities in their region.

Funds and philanthropic tools

The Instituto Terra Fund

Fostering sustainable development through environmental restoration programs and reforestation in Brazil, and supporting education and training programmes.

Thérèse Wallemacq (Fund)

Support disadvantaged children around the world, in Brazil in particular.

Nidelbarmi (Fund)

Support for building and developing children’s centres. Teacher training and purchase of teaching material for Potosi and El Alto in La Paz, Bolivia.