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                     25th May 2016 Amsterdam NEF – General Assembly 08 June 2016 Paris JAFOWA – Steering Committee Meeting 22-24th August 2016 Tunisia Fikra – Steering Committee Site Visits 20th September 2016 Paris EFID – ...

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 a Programme Manager

The European Programme for Integration and Migration (EPIM) is a collaborative funding initiative of European Foundations, hosted by the Network of European Foundations (NEF), ...

NEF is seeking for a Communication Intern

Terms of reference: Internship with NEF – Communication Intern Network of European Foundations- Brussels based NEF is looking for an Intern to assist the Secretariat in its ...

NEF Triennial Report 2013-2015

The NEF Triennial Report 2013-2015 is now available.