Ulrike Karbjinski and Daniel Kerber

Morethanshelters

Giving people in refugee camps a more humane life. more...

Eirliani Abdul Rahman

A National Campaign Against Child Sexual Abuse

Children in India need a better understanding of their rights. more...

Tarek Alsaleh

Capoeira4Refugees

Helping refugees in camps break the cycle of violence and hopelessness. more...

Ben Powell

Agora Partnerships

Finalist of the 2015 BMW Foundation Responsible Leaders Awards more...

Verengai Mabika

Virtual Climate Change School

Finalist of the 2015 BMW Foundation Responsible Leaders Awards more...

Andrea Armeni

Transform Finance

Finalist of the 2015 BMW Foundation Responsible Leaders Awards more...
27May

12th Lecture Series on Social Innovation

Innovation by Design

22May

Congrats to the winners of ResponsibleLeaders15 Awards. @BidnaCapoeira @eirlani @morethsh
bmw-stiftung.de/en/about-us/re... pic.twitter.com/Dgwx58RzcU

21May

Press Release

BMW Foundation Responsible Leaders Awards

By giving out the Responsible Leaders Awards tonight, the BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt once again honours international leaders within its network.   more

21May

Today: Munich Economic Summit on .
Livestream: 13.30 CET ifo.de/w/3dDkRELuZ pic.twitter.com/scWE4YA1S2

22May

Congrats to the winners of ResponsibleLeaders15 Awards. @BidnaCapoeira @eirlani @morethsh
bmw-stiftung.de/en/about-us/re... pic.twitter.com/Dgwx58RzcU

21May

Today: Munich Economic Summit on .
Livestream: 13.30 CET ifo.de/w/3dDkRELuZ pic.twitter.com/scWE4YA1S2

10May

RT @ImpactHubAMS Sign up for social enterprises by @bmwstiftung @ryanglittle bit.ly/SocentEvents | May 29 | Amsterdam

06May

RT @4carma Counting days to launch our training w/h @ProBonoLab at @sosyalkulucka @bmwfoundation pic.twitter.com/bMqAV6krF2

21May

Press Release

BMW Foundation Responsible Leaders Awards

By giving out the Responsible Leaders Awards tonight, the BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt once again honours international leaders within its network.   more

20May

Press Release

Munich Economic Summit

How can Europe overcome its lethargy and become more competitive and innovative?  more

24Feb

Press Invitation

3rd Global Pro Bono Summit Berlin

This cross-sector convening of international corporations, pro bono service providers and German government representatives aims to expand the reach and impact of skills-based volunteering and pro bono service.  more

17Feb

Press Invitation

2nd Social Innovation Summit and Turkish-German Social Innovation Exchange

On February 20, the 2nd Social Innovation Summit, entitled “Fostering Social Entrepreneurship in Turkey,” will take place in Istanbul.  more

27May

12th Lecture Series on Social Innovation

Innovation by Design

08May

2nd Latin American Young Leaders Forum

Good Frameworks for Good Business

30Apr

Panel Discussion about Generation Y

How to attract the next generation workforce

21Apr

3rd BMW Foundation Global Table

Project Ideas to Enhance Urban Quality of Life

16Dec

Driving Innovation through Venture Philanthropy

An Interview With: Paul Carttar

The former Director of the US Government's Social Innovation Fund speaks about the importance of Venture Philanthropy.



People, Ideas, Views


Munich Economic Summit

Munich Economic Summit

Europe Must Not Be Outpaced

28 May 2015 | BMW Foundation | The Future of Europe

“Innovation and competitiveness” was the topic of the 14th Munich Economic Summit, which brought together some 200 guests from the business, academic, political, and civil society sectors – among them French Prime Minister Manuel Valls and Valdis Dombrovskis and Günther Oettinger as representatives of the EU Commission.  more ...

An Interview with Peter Head

An Interview with Peter Head

“A New Way of Living on the Planet”

26 May 2015 | BMW Foundation | Europe and the Emerging Economies

Peter Head is creating a digital platform that can be used all over the world for planning and investing in sustainable infrastructure. He was named by The Guardian as one of 50 people that could “save the planet” and participated in the 3rd BMW Foundation Global Table in Brazil.  more ...



An Interview with Senta Höfer

An Interview with Senta Höfer

Learning from the Lives of Others

19.05.2015 | BMW Foundation | The Future of Europe

Senta Höfer headed the International Diplomats Programme for five years. The programme was designed to help highly qualified young diplomats develop a better understanding of Germany and offer them opportunities to expand their horizon. A personal look back.  more ...

Lecture Series Now Available in Book Form

Lecture Series Now Available in Book Form

Günter Faltin: The “Head Beats Capital” Principle

08 May 2015 | BMW Foundation | Social Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship has less to do with classical notions of entrepreneurship than with the pleasure one takes in ideas – this is what Günter Faltin and his teachings stand for. A newly released volume entitled “Netzwerke gesellschaftlicher Innovation” (Networks of Social Innovation) includes an interview on his “head beats capital” principle.  more ...




29May 2015 Berlin
Berlin

Student newspaper UnAufgefordert hosts a panel discussion

The press is criticized as a liar – What is responsible journalism?

01Jun 2015 Berlin
Berlin

Presentation of New Stiftungsreport

The Strength of Giving: Foundations in Sports

04Jun 2015 Istanbul
Istanbul

2nd Global Diplomacy Lab

An Inclusive World Order

09Jun 2015 Munich
Munich

12th Lecture Series on Social Innovation

The Future of Documentary Film in a Changing Media Landscape

11Jun 2015 Lusławice
Lusławice

4th Global Table

Limited Resources – Unlimited Opportunities

15Jun 2015 Berlin
Berlin

German-French Exchange between Corporate Foundations

Foundation Practices Compared

15Jun 2015 Berlin
Berlin

Toniic Members’ Meeting

Impact Investors Convene in Berlin

18Jun 2015 Berlin
Berlin

Network Meeting of Committed Communities

Strengthening active citizenship at the local level

19Jun 2015 Berlin
Berlin

Forum Berlin – Talks about Europe

The Transatlantic Partnership – Is the rift widening?

22Jun 2015 Berlin
Berlin

Social Innovation Europe in Berlin

Exploring Ecosystems for Social Innovation

07Jul 2015 Magdeburg
Magdeburg

Europe United in Diversity

A common refugee policy for a united Europe?