7th Global Table

A New Social Contract: The Responsibility to Prevent Failure

29 Sept – 2 Oct 2016, Sidi Bou Said, Tunisia more...

4th European Young Leaders Forum

Stepping Into One Another's Shoes

Phoebe Gaa writes about her impression of the Forum in Belgrade. more...

“The most interesting things happening in the field of innovation are linked to sustainability”

Tasso Azevedo on the legacy of the Rio Olympics and his fight against climate change

Networks can play a big role in addressing global problems. more...

An Interview with Mehemed Bougsea

„It is of utter importance to be present in Turkey“

Why Kiron Open Higher Education established an office in Istanbul. more...
07Sep

kicking off tomorrow in ! @ImpactHubBGD @BFPE_BFPI Follow the live blog bit.ly/2cg8nHj pic.twitter.com/EhYjukMWEH

06Sep

Excited to learn about social businesses DajDaj, @SmartKolektiv, @liceulice, @DobraTorba at in Belgrade on Friday!

31Aug

Discussion about with help of at MeetUp on Sept 6 @ImpactHubMunich bit.ly/29T29wB

22Aug

Great recap on Transatlantic Core Group meeting by @jenniferjun twitter.com/jenniferjun/st...

18Aug

RT @1AlfredoZamudio If you´re working with aid, development, refugees: Nansen dialogue can help. Register now @NansenCenter peace.no/NO/intensive-d...

07Sep

kicking off tomorrow in ! @ImpactHubBGD @BFPE_BFPI Follow the live blog bit.ly/2cg8nHj pic.twitter.com/EhYjukMWEH

06Sep

Excited to learn about social businesses DajDaj, @SmartKolektiv, @liceulice, @DobraTorba at in Belgrade on Friday!

31Aug

Discussion about with help of at MeetUp on Sept 6 @ImpactHubMunich bit.ly/29T29wB

22Aug

Great recap on Transatlantic Core Group meeting by @jenniferjun twitter.com/jenniferjun/st...

18Aug

RT @1AlfredoZamudio If you´re working with aid, development, refugees: Nansen dialogue can help. Register now @NansenCenter peace.no/NO/intensive-d...

30Jun

Press Release

BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt expands impact-oriented investment

Social enterprise African Clean Energy receives €300,000 loan  more

24May

Press Release

500 participants from 70 countries attend BMW Foundation Forum in Munich

New ideas to address a wide variety of urgent problems  more

27Apr

Press Release

The BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt at the German Day of Foundations

Book Publications and Discussions  more

11Mar

Press Release

4th Global Pro Bono Summit

Taproot Foundation and BMW Foundation convene the 4th Annual Global Pro Bono Summit in Singapore.  more

02Aug

6th Global Table

Rethinking Governance

29Jul

5th World Responsible Leaders Forum

Retrospect of the forum

27Jul

5th World Responsible Leaders Forum

Introducing: New American Leaders Project

26Jul

5th World Responsible Leaders Forum

Introducing: Sistema B

25Jul

6th BMW Foundation Global Table

Interview with Fatou Bensouda



People, Ideas, Views


4th European Young Leaders Forum

4th European Young Leaders Forum

Stepping Into One Another's Shoes

29 Sept 2016 | Phoebe Gaa | Responsible Leadership

At the beginning of September, 40 selected participants from across Europe, working in different sectors came together in Belgrade for the 4th European Young Leaders Forum. One of them was Phoebe Gaa, a German television reporter, who looks back at three exciting days.

“The most interesting things happening in the field of innovation are linked to sustainability”

“The most interesting things happening in the field of innovation are linked to sustainability”

Tasso Azevedo on the legacy of the Rio Olympics and his fight against climate change

27 Sep 2016 | BMW Foundation | Responsible Leadership

As the first director general of Brazil's National Forest Service and architect of the Amazon Fund, a fund dedicated to reducing emissions from deforestation, Responsible Leader Tasso Azevedo has helped to drastically reduce the rate of deforestation in the Amazon rainforest. Today, he is focused on addressing climate change globally and to this end has worked to include climate change and sustainability issues in the opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio.



„It is of utter importance to be present in Turkey“

„It is of utter importance to be present in Turkey“

Why Kiron Open Higher Education established an office in Istanbul

20 Sep 2016 | BMW Foundation | Europe and the Emerging Economies

With the financial support of the BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt, Mehemed Bougsea spent three months as an intern with our partner Kiron Open Higher Education in Istanbul. His ambition: Fighting for access to higher education on behalf of more than 120,000 Syrians. Mehemed will be returning to Turkey to help launch Kiron Turkey's first student batch this fall.

4th European Young Leaders Forum

4th European Young Leaders Forum

Live Blog

07 Sept 2016 | BMW Foundation | Responsible Leadership

In this live blog, you can follow the highlights of the 4th European Young Leaders Forum for which 40 participants from all over Europe will come to Belgrade from Sept 8 to 11, 2016.