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 – social inclusion, democracy and international development – in Europe and in the world.
Our motto is ‘Partnering for Impact’.



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Our Newsletter and State of Play

Stay in the loop with the NEF Newsletter, or learn more about NEF’s current projects in the NEF State of Play. Links to each ...

Upcoming Events

Calendar of Events                     22-24th August 2016 Tunisia Fikra – Steering Committee Site Visits 20th September 2016 Paris EFID – Steering Committee Meeting Mid-September 2016 Paris (tbc) EFB – Steering Committee Meeting  21st October 2016 EPIM – Steering ...

Fields of action

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

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EPIM seeks Strategic Communications Advisor on Migration

EPIM seeks for a strategic communications advisor on a consultancy basis to provide expert support and strengthen the capacity of five civil society organisations ...

JAFOWA opens the call for projects “Reinforcing provision of sustainable services for small-scale rural entrepreneurs”

JAFOWA is pleased to launch its first call for proposals to support farmers’ organisations in Burkina Faso, Ghana and Senegal. The deadline to submit ...

FutureLab is looking for 20 young Europeans

For its 2017 edition, FutureLab Europe is looking for 20 bright and committed young Europeans who want to play a role in the future ...