NEF is the Network of European Foundations


We are an operational platform that seeks to develop joint initiatives between foundations and other actors.
We support projects in several fields – socio-economic, educational and in international development – in Europe and in the world.
Our motto is ‘Partnering for Impact’.


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Calendar of events

 11 Janvier 2016 Berlin  EFID – Steering Committee Meeting 26 Janvier 2016 Berlin EPEX – Kick-off Meeting  2 March 2016 Athens  EPIM – Steering Committee Meeting            

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Our Network runs or hosts different initiatives/funds and each initiative is supported by a consortium of foundations and partners

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JAFOWA has entered NEF portfolio

JAFOWA (Joint Action for Farmer Organizations in West Africa) is about developing a platform to support a dynamic and equitable farmer movement in West Africa.  

EPEX (European Practice Exchange on Deradicalisation)

NEF supports the EPEX project on counter radicalisation. EPEX  aims at establishing a network of European practitioners of 12-15 different organisations dealing with the challenges ...

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