Accountability Lab

An Impact Weekend with the BMW Foundation

Narayan Adhikari, representing the Accountability Lab in Nepal, writes about his take-aways. more...

Transatlantic Core Group

Focusing on Domestic Challenges

A recap of the meeting on Wasan Island by Jennifer Jun. more...

Creating Jobs in Tunisia

“The educational system is disconnected from the economic reality.”

An essay by Ines Amri, Deputy Secretary General of the Maghreb Economic Forum (MEF). more...

An Interview with Luiza Serpa

“We have to show people the strength of the network”

A conversation about the potentials and challenges in the Brazil Chapter. more...

The Power of the Network

Videos from the 5th World Responsible Leaders Forum

The highlights of the forum. more...
18Aug

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

16Aug

Global workforce study by @Imperative shows there is across every job and industry. cdn.imperative.com/media/public/G... pic.twitter.com/Gu0ODErEhD

15Aug

Essay by @Iness_Amri on the gap between and the economic reality in . bmw-stiftung.de/en/people-idea...

12Aug

Curious what we’ve been up to in Brazil? Here’s our report for 2015 bit.ly/2bcnVLB pic.twitter.com/qerU5fHPFW

02Aug

6th Global Table

Rethinking Governance

18Aug

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

16Aug

Global workforce study by @Imperative shows there is across every job and industry. cdn.imperative.com/media/public/G... pic.twitter.com/Gu0ODErEhD

15Aug

Essay by @Iness_Amri on the gap between and the economic reality in . bmw-stiftung.de/en/people-idea...

12Aug

Curious what we’ve been up to in Brazil? Here’s our report for 2015 bit.ly/2bcnVLB pic.twitter.com/qerU5fHPFW

27Jul

Need to boost your mood? Enjoy our VIDEO from 5th World Responsible Leaders Forum youtu.be/DDUhrHUmS9A

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


Accountability Lab

Accountability Lab

An Impact Weekend with the BMW Foundation

26 Aug 2016 | Narayan Adhikari | Social Entrepreneurship

For this year’s Impact Summer, we invited the Accountability Lab, winner of the Responsible Leaders Award 2014, and members of the US Chapter of our Responsible Leaders Network to come together for a special impact retreat. Narayan Adhikari, who works for the Accountability Lab in Nepal, writes about his most important take-aways.

Transatlantic Core Group

Transatlantic Core Group

Focusing on domestic challenges

19 Aug 2016 | Jennifer Jun | Europe and its Neighbors

After the Transatlantic Core Group (TCG) was successfully launched last year on Wasan Island, the group convened a second meeting on Wasan Island, Ontario from August 3-7, 2016 to take stock of its accomplishments. Jennifer Jun of the Chicago Council describes how the focus of the discussions has changed over the course of the year.



Creating Jobs in Tunisia

Creating Jobs in Tunisia

“The educational system is disconnected from the economic reality.”

15 Aug 2016 | Ines Amri | Tunisia

Like Tunisia, many countries in the Greater Middle East are troubled by fragile democratic institutions, economic regression, and high unemployment rates. In this essay, Ines Amri writes about reforms of education and economy that she considers vital for Tunisia.

An Interview with Luiza Serpa

An Interview with Luiza Serpa

“We have to show people the strength of the network”

02 Aug 2016 | BMW Foundation | Responsible Leaders

Luiza Serpa and Denise Chaer are leading the new Chapter of the BMW Foundation Responsible Leaders Network in Brazil. In this interview, Luiza talks about the challenges of building a network in a country as large and culturally diverse as Brazil.